Detailed Translations for bite from English to French


to bite verbe (bites, biting)

  1. to bite (snap; rise to the bait)
    mordre; piquer; saisir l'occasion
    • mordre verbe (mords, mord, mordons, mordez, )
    • piquer verbe (pique, piques, piquons, piquez, )
  2. to bite (cut)
    fouetter; cingler
    • fouetter verbe (fouette, fouettes, fouettons, fouettez, )
    • cingler verbe (cingle, cingles, cinglons, cinglez, )

Conjugations for bite:

  1. bite
  2. bite
  3. bites
  4. bite
  5. bite
  6. bite
present perfect
  1. have bitten
  2. have bitten
  3. has bitten
  4. have bitten
  5. have bitten
  6. have bitten
past continuous
  1. was biting
  2. were biting
  3. was biting
  4. were biting
  5. were biting
  6. were biting
  1. shall bite
  2. will bite
  3. will bite
  4. shall bite
  5. will bite
  6. will bite
continuous present
  1. am biting
  2. are biting
  3. is biting
  4. are biting
  5. are biting
  6. are biting
  1. be bitten
  2. be bitten
  3. be bitten
  4. be bitten
  5. be bitten
  6. be bitten
  1. bite!
  2. let's bite!
  3. bitten
  4. biting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

bite [the ~] nom

  1. the bite
  2. the bite
    la morsure; le coup de dents
  3. the bite (mouthful; morsel)
    la bouchée

Translation Matrix for bite:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
bouchée bite; morsel; mouthful bite to eat; chocolate; fast food; snack
coup de dents bite
fait de mordre bite
morsure bite biting; biting at; stitch; twinge
- bit; chomp; collation; insect bite; morsel; pungency; raciness; sharpness; snack; sting
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
cingler bite; cut
fouetter bite; cut bang; beat up; castigate; chastise; discipline; drub; flog; hammer; hit; lash; punish; rack; slap; smack; trounce; whack; whip
mordre bite; rise to the bait; snap corrode; cut; gnaw; reap; sting
piquer bite; rise to the bait; snap administer a medecin w a syringe; anger; annoy; arouse; banquet; cadge; cajole; catch; caught; cause irritation; chafe; clasp; clutch; coax; collar; corrode; cuddle; cut; drag; excite; expropriate; feast; filch; give offence; gnaw; go thieving; grasp; grate; grip; irritate; make off with; mooch; nick; obtain by begging; pilfer; pinch; plane; prick; purloin; reach; regale; rob; root; rout; rummage about; scratch; seize; slave away; slog away; smooth; snatch; snatch away; snatch off; sneak up on; snitch; snout; spout; spurt; steal; stick; stimulate; sting; stir up; swipe; take; take away; take unaware; tattle; toil and moil; twig; vex; wheedle; yearn
saisir l'occasion bite; rise to the bait; snap
- burn; prick; seize with teeth; sting
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- in a jiffy

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Synonyms for "bite":

Related Definitions for "bite":

  1. a portion removed from the whole1
    • the government's weekly bite from my paycheck1
  2. the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws1
  3. a strong odor or taste property1
    • the sulfurous bite of garlic1
  4. wit having a sharp and caustic quality1
    • the bite of satire1
  5. (angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait1
    • after fishing for an hour he still had not had a bite1
  6. a light informal meal1
  7. a small amount of solid food; a mouthful1
  8. a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person1
  9. a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin1
  10. penetrate or cut, as with a knife1
  11. deliver a sting to1
  12. to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws1
    • Gunny invariably tried to bite her1
  13. cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort1

Wiktionary Translations for bite:

  1. mouthful
  2. swelling of one's skin caused by an insect's mouthparts or sting
  3. wound left behind after having been bitten
  4. act of biting
  1. to sting
  2. to bite a baited hook or other lure
  3. to attack with the teeth
  4. to cut off a piece by clamping the teeth
  1. Serrer avec les dents de manière à entamer. (Sens général).
  1. action de mordre.

Cross Translation:
bite morsure Biss — der Vorgang des Beißens
bite piquer; mordre beißen — (transitiv) die Zähne in etwas schlagen
bite mordre bijten — iets afsnijden of afscheuren door tanden tegen elkaar te duwen

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