1.Definition: (angling) an instance of a fish taking the bait
"After fishing for an hour he still had not had a bite"
3.Definition: a painful wound caused by the thrust of an insect's stinger into skin
4.Definition: a portion removed from the whole
"The government's weekly bite from my paycheck"
6.Definition: a strong odor or taste property
"The pungency of mustard", "The sulfurous bite of garlic", "The sharpness of strange spices", "The raciness of the wine"
Related Noun(s):pungency, raciness, sharpness
8.Definition: the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws
9.Definition: wit having a sharp and caustic quality
"He commented with typical pungency", "The bite of satire"