bitnoun [C]uk /bɪt/ us /bɪt/
bit noun [C] (AMOUNT)
- I think we need a bit of colour in this room.
- We may as well finish off this pie - there's only a little bit left.
- I brought a few things back from India - bits of jewellery and material mainly.
- I've bracketed the bits of text that could be omitted.
- That salmon was very expensive so make sure you eat up every bit.
bit noun [C] (HORSE)
bit noun [C] (COMPUTER)
bit noun [C] (COIN)
bit noun [C] (TOOL)