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bites is bite's Simple Present

bite

US [baɪt]
UK [baɪt]
  • n.咬;咬伤;上钩;蜇伤
  • v.咬;叮;上钩;蜇
  • Web叮咬;后向互通电话事件;咬人
Past Tense:bit  Past Participle:bitten  Simple Present:bites  Present Participle:biting  
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v.
用牙齿use teeth
1.
[i][t]
to use your teeth to cut into or through sth
Does your dog bite?
你的狗咬人吗?
Come here! I won't bite!(= you don't need to be afraid)
过来吧!我不会咬人的!
She bit into a ripe juicy pear.
她咬了一口熟透多汁的梨。
She was bitten by the family dog.
她被家里的狗咬伤了。
Stop biting your nails!
别咬指甲了!
He bit off a large chunk of bread/He bit a large chunk of bread off.
他咬下了一大块面包。
昆虫;蛇of insect/snake
2.
[i][t]
叮;蜇;咬to wound sb by making a small hole or mark in their skin
Most European spiders don't bite.
大多数欧洲蜘蛛不咬人。
We were badly bitten by mosquitoes.
我们被蚊子叮得不行。
of fish
3.
[i]
咬饵;上钩if a fishbites , it takes food from the hook of a fishing line and may get caught
产生影响have effect
4.
[i]
产生不良影响to have an unpleasant effect
The recession is beginning to bite.
经济衰退开始产生不良影响。
IDM
He's been bitten by the travel bug .
他迷上了旅游。
be bitten by sth
对某事物着迷;热衷于某事物to develop a strong interest in or enthusiasm for sth
He's been bitten by the travel bug .
他迷上了旅游。
bite the bullet
(informal)
硬着头皮对付不愉快的(或艰难的)情况;咬紧牙关应付to start to deal with an unpleasant or difficult situation which cannot be avoided
Thousands of small businesses bite the dust every year.
每年有数以千计的小企业倒闭。
bite the dust
失败;被打败;被摧毁to fail, or to be defeated or destroyed
Thousands of small businesses bite the dust every year.
每年有数以千计的小企业倒闭。
to die
bite the hand that feeds you
伤害恩人;恩将仇报to harm sb who has helped you or supported you
bite your lip
忍住话;抑制情感的流露to stop yourself from saying sth or from showing an emotion
bite off more than you can chew
想一口吃成胖子;不自量力to try to do too much, or sth that is too difficult
I didn't believe her explanation but I bit my tongue.
我不相信她的解释,但我忍着没有说出来。
bite your tongue
隐忍不言(避免祸从口出)to stop yourself from saying sth that might upset sb or cause an argument, although you want to speak
I didn't believe her explanation but I bit my tongue.
我不相信她的解释,但我忍着没有说出来。
用牙齿using teeth
1.
[c]
an act of biting
The dog gave me a playful bite.
狗闹着玩地咬了我一下。
He has to wear a brace to correct his bite(= the way the upper and lower teeth fit together) .
他得戴着牙箍矫正牙齿的咬合。
食物food
2.
[c]
(咬下的)一口a small piece of food that you can bite from a larger piece
She took a couple of bites of the sandwich.
她吃了两口三明治。
He didn't eat a bite of his dinner(= he ate nothing) .
他一口饭也没吃。
3.
[sing]
(informal)
a ~ (to eat)
少量食物;简单的一餐a small amount of food; a small meal
How about a bite of lunch?
简单吃点午饭好吗?
We just have time for a bite to eat before the movie.
电影开演之前,我们只够时间匆匆吃一点东西。
昆虫;动物of insect/animal
4.
[c]
咬伤;叮伤;蜇伤a wound made by an animal or insect
Dog bites can get infected.
狗咬的伤口会感染。
a mosquito/snake bite
蚊子叮咬;蛇咬伤
浓郁的味道strong taste
5.
[u]
浓香a pleasant strong taste
Cheese will add extra bite to any pasta dish.
干酪会增加面食的香味。
cold
6.
[sing]
寒冷;凛冽a sharp cold feeling
There's a bite in the air tonight.
今晚寒气刺骨。
强烈影响powerful effect
7.
[u]
影响力;感染力a quality that makes sth effective or powerful
The performance had no bite to it.
这次演出毫无感染力。
of fish
8.
[c]
咬饵;上钩the act of a fish biting food on a hook
IDM
They were eager for a second bite of the cherry.
他们渴望能得到第二次机会。
a bite at/of the cherry
做某事的机会(或时机)an opportunity to do sth
They were eager for a second bite of the cherry.
他们渴望能得到第二次机会。

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