lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"
a unit of measurement of information (from binary + digit); the amount of information in a system having two equiprobable states; "there are 8 bits in a byte"
a small piece or quantity of something; "a spot of tea"; "a bit of paper"; "a bit of lint"; "I gave him a bit of my mind"
an indefinitely short time; "wait just a moment"; "in a mo"; "it only takes a minute"; "in just a bit"
penetrate or cut, as with a knife; "The fork bit into the surface"
deliver a sting to; "A bee stung my arm yesterday"
to grip, cut off, or tear with or as if with the teeth or jaws; "Gunny invariably tried to bite her"
the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press; "he looked around for the right size bit"
cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort; "The sun burned his face"
piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while ridin
a channel for communication between groups; "he provided a liaison with the guerrillas"
a communicative interaction; "the pilot made contact with the base"; "he got in touch with his colleagues"
the physical coming together of two or more things; "contact with the pier scraped paint from the hull"
a person who is in a position to give you special assistance; "he used his business contacts to get an introduction to the governor"
be in or establish communication with;
the state or condition of touching or of being in immediate proximity; "litmus paper turns red on contact with an acid"
be in direct physical contact with; make contact; "The two buildings touch"; "Their hands touched"; "The wire must not contact the metal cover"; "The surfaces contact at this point"
close interaction; "they kept in daily contact"; "they claimed that they had been in contact with extraterrestrial beings"
the act of touching physi
hit lightly; "pat him on the shoulder"
apply (usually a liquid) to a surface; "dab the wall with paint"
a light touch or stroke
a small quantity of something moist or liquid; "a dab of paint"; "a splatter of mud"; "just a splash of whiskey"
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a hip-hop dance move
examine (a body part) by palpation; "The nurse palpated the patient's stomach"; "The runner felt her pulse"
an intuitive awareness; "he has a feel for animals" or "it's easy when you get the feel of it";
undergo an emotional sensation or be in a particular state of mind; "She felt resentful"; "He felt regret"
the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people; "the feel of the city excited him"; "a clergyman improved the tone of the meeting"; "it had the smell of treason"
perceive by a physical sensation, e.g., coming from the skin or muscles; "He felt the wind"; "She felt an object brushing her arm"; "He felt his flesh crawl"; "She felt the heat when she got out of the car"
undergo passive experience of:"We felt the effects of inflation"; "her fingers felt their way through the string quartet"; "she felt his contempt of her"
grope or feel in search of something; "He felt for his wallet"
an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job"
a slight indication
drop a hint; intimate by a hint
an indirect suggestion; "not a breath of scandal ever touched her"
a just detectable amount; "he speaks French with a trace of an accent"
a slight but appreciable amount; "this dish could use a touch of garlic"
a special way of doing something; "he had a bent for it"; "he had a special knack for getting into trouble"; "he couldn't get the hang of it"
a nearby object of the same kind; "Fort Worth is a neighbor of Dallas"; "what is the closest neighbor to the Earth?"
a person who lives (or is located) near another
be located near or adjacent to; "Pakistan neighbors India"
live or be located as a neighbor; "the neighboring house"
a slight amount or degree of difference; "a tad too expensive"; "not a tad of difference"; "the new model is a shade better than the old one"