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Pronunciation of Bits: Learn how to pronounce Bits in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word bit:

1a small piece, part, or quantity of something:
give the duck a bit of bread
he read bits of his work to me
(a bit) a short time or distance:
I fell asleep for a bit
can you move over a bit?
(a bit) a fairly large amount:
working in a foreign country took quite a bit of getting used to
2 [with adjective] informal a set of actions or ideas associated with a specific group or activity:
Miranda could go off and do her theatrical bit
3 informal a girl or young woman:
he went and married some young bit half his age
4 (bits) British informal a person’s genitals:
You could see everything! All her bits!
5North American informal a unit of 12 1/ 2 cents (used only in even multiples).

a bit

somewhat; to some extent:
he came back looking a bit annoyed
bit by bit

bit by bit the truth started to emerge
a bit of a ——

used to suggest that something is not severe or extreme, or is the case only to a limited extent:
I have had a bit of an accident
he’s a bit of a womanizer
used to denote a young person or one of slight build:
you’re just a bit of a girl yourself
a bit of all right

British informal a pleasing person or thing, especially a woman regarded in sexual terms:
that blonde’s a bit of all right
bit of fluff (or skirt or stuff)

British informal a woman regarded in sexual terms.
bit of rough

see rough.
bit on the side

British informal
1a person with whom one is unfaithful to one’s partner.
2money earned outside one’s normal job:
I’d like to make a bit on the side
bits and pieces (or British bobs)

an assortment of small items.
do one’s bit

informal make a useful contribution to an effort or cause:
I was persuaded to do my bit for the environment
in bits

British informal very upset or emotionally affected:
she found out he was two-timing her—she’s in bits, really she is
not a bit

not at all:
I’m not a bit tired
not a bit of it

British not at all:
Am I being unduly cynical? Not a bit of it
to bits

1into pieces:
both cars were smashed to bits
2 informal very much; to a great degree:
Vicky was thrilled to bits
I just love him to bits

Old English bita ‘bite, mouthful’, of Germanic origin; related to German Bissen, also to bite