Translation of "bite" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


noun (USE TEETH) uk us /baɪt/

[ C ] when you bite something

He took a bite (= bit a piece) out of the apple. 他咬了一口苹果。
He had two bites of apple. 他咬了两口苹果。

[ C ] a sore place or injury where an animal or insect has bitten you


[ S ] when a fish bites the hook (= curved piece of wire) on the end of a fishing line and is caught

have a bite to eat (also have a quick bite) informal

to eat some food or a small meal


(Translation of “bite noun (USE TEETH)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)