Synonyms of bit in English:

bit


See definition of bit

noun

1‘a bit of cake’

SYNONYMS
small portion, small piece, piece, portion, segment, section, part
chunk, lump, hunk, slice
fragment, scrap, shred, flake, chip, shaving, paring, crumb, grain, fleck, speck
spot, drop, pinch, dash, soupçon, modicum, dollop
morsel, mouthful, spoonful, bite, taste, gobbet, sample
iota, jot, tittle, whit, atom, particle, scintilla, mote, trace, touch, suggestion, hint, tinge
shard, sliver
snippet, snatch, extract, excerpt
informal smidgen, smidge, tad
Australian, New Zealand informal skerrick
North American rare smitch

2‘wait a bit’

SYNONYMS
moment, minute, second, little while, short time
informal sec, jiffy, jiff
British informal mo, tick, two ticks

Phrases

    bit by bit

    ‘bit by bit the truth started to emerge’


    SYNONYMS



    a bit

    ‘he came back looking a bit annoyed’


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    informal


    ANTONYMS

    very, extremely

    bits and bobs/pieces

    ‘there are a number of openings and storage areas for all sorts of bits and bobs’


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    informal


    British informal


    vulgar slang


    archaic


    rare


    in a bit

    ‘I'll see you in a bit’


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    North American


    informal


    British informal


    North American informal


    archaic, informal


    literary


    do one's bit

    ‘I try to do my bit for the children’


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    informal


    British informal