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Spanish translation of “bit”

bit

noun /bit/
a small piece
pedacito
a bit of cheese.
a piece of any size
pequeño
a bit of advice.
a short time
un poco, un poquito, un segundo
Wait a bit longer.
(computing) the smallest unit of memory
bit, unidad de información
a 64-bit memory interface.
bitty adjective (British, informal) made up of small, unrelated pieces
fragmentado, poco coherente, descosido
The match was very bitty with lots of stoppages for injuries to the players His essay was rather bitty.
bit by bit adverb gradually
poco a poco
We moved the pile of rocks bit by bit.
do one’s bit (informal) to take one’s share in a task
poner de su parte, colaborar, hacer la debida contribución
Everybody will have to do their bit if we are to finish the job on time.
in ( to bits) in(to) usually small pieces
(hecho) añicos/pedazos
The broken mirror lay in bits on the floor He loves taking car engines to bits.
(Definition of bit from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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