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Engelsk navneord: bit

1. bit (om mængde el. mål) a small piece or quantity of something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA spot of tea.
A bit of paper.
A bit of lint.
I gave him a bit of my mind.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)spot


Mindre specifikke termersmall indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity

2. bit (om ting) a small fragment of something broken off from the whole


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA bit of rock caught him in the eye.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)chip, flake, fleck, scrap


Mindre specifikke termerfragment


Mere specifikke termerexfoliation, matchwood, scale, scurf, scurf, sliver, splinter

3. bit (om tid) an indefinitely short time


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWait just a moment.
In a mo.
It only takes a minute.
In just a bit.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)minute, mo, moment, second


Mindre specifikke termertime


Mere specifikke termerblink of an eye, flash, heartbeat, instant, jiffy, New York minute, split second, trice, twinkling, wink

4. bit (om begivenhed) an instance of some kind


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt was a nice piece of work.
He had a bit of good luck.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)piece


Mindre specifikke termercase, example, instance

5. bit (om genstand) piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while riding


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe horse was not accustomed to a bit.


Mindre specifikke termersaddlery, stable gear, tack


Mere specifikke termerbar bit, bridoon, curb, curb bit, Pelham, snaffle, snaffle bit


Omfatter disse overordnede termerbridle

6. bit (om mængde el. mål) a unit of measurement of information (from binary + digit); the amount of information in a system having two equiprobable states


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere are 8 bits in a byte.


Mindre specifikke termerunit, unit of measurement


Mere specifikke termercheck bit, parity, parity bit


Omfatter disse overordnede termerbyte

7. bit (om mad) a small amount of solid food; a mouthful


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAll they had left was a bit of bread.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bite, morsel


Mindre specifikke termermouthful, taste


Mere specifikke termerchaw, chew, crumb, cud, plug, quid, sop, sops, wad

8. bit (om kommunikation) a small fragment


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningOverheard snatches of their conversation.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)snatch


Mindre specifikke termerfragment

9. bit (om kommunikation) a short theatrical performance that is part of a longer program


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe did his act three times every evening.
She had a catchy little routine.
It was one of the best numbers he ever did.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)act, number, routine, turn


Mindre specifikke termerperformance, public presentation


Mere specifikke termershow-stopper, showstopper, stopper

10. bit (om genstand) the part of a key that enters a lock and lifts the tumblers


Mindre specifikke termerpart, portion


Omfatter disse overordnede termerkey

11. bit (om genstand) the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe looked around for the right size bit.


Mindre specifikke termercutting implement


Mere specifikke termerbur, burr, center bit, centre bit, chamfer bit, counterbore, countersink, countersink bit, drill bit, drilling bit, expansion bit, expansive bit, pilot bit, spade bit, twist bit, twist drill


Omfatter disse specifikke termershank


Omfatter disse overordnede termerdrill









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