Definition of bits

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • bits is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 6
  • bits is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 6
  • bits is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 7

Definition of bits


  • an indefinitely short time (noun)

    Examples

    1. in just a bit

    Synonyms

    1. minute
    2. mo
    3. moment
    4. second
  • a small fragment (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. snatch
  • a small amount of solid food; a mouthful (noun)

    Examples

    1. all they had left was a bit of bread

    Synonyms

    1. bite
    2. morsel
  • a small piece or quantity of something (noun)

    Examples

    1. a bit of paper
    2. a bit of lint
    3. I gave him a bit of my mind

    Synonyms

    1. spot
  • a short performance that is part of a longer program (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. act
    2. number
    3. routine
    4. turn
  • a small fragment of something broken off from the whole (noun)

    Examples

    1. a bit of rock caught him in the eye

    Synonyms

    1. chip
    2. flake
    3. fleck
    4. scrap
  • an instance of some kind (noun)

    Examples

    1. he had a bit of good luck

    Synonyms

    1. piece
  • a unit of measurement of information (from binary + digit); the amount of information in a system having two equiprobable states (noun)

    Examples

    1. there are 8 bits in a byte
  • piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while riding (noun)

    Examples

    1. the horse was not accustomed to a bit
  • the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press (noun)

    Examples

    1. he looked around for the right size bit
  • the part of a key that enters a lock and lifts the tumblers (noun)

See definition of bits in Merriam Webster

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