Talk:take a bite
- dont know but have a bite means eat a light quick snack for sure (unsigned IP)
- I use it in that sense myself. However, I'd say this is strictly sum of parts as bite can mean a small meal or snack. Carolina wren 17:38, 18 March 2009 (UTC)
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"To eat a quick light snack" - distinct from taking a single bite, e.g. of an apple. Can "take a bite" refer to eating a whole snack? See Talk:take a bite for previous discussion. Equinox ◑ 01:08, 19 February 2017 (UTC)
- I've heard "have a bite", "go out for a bite", "grab a bite", "stop in for a bite" but never take a bite. Noun sense #7 at bite covers this, so it may be SOP even if it exists. Chuck Entz (talk) 03:21, 19 February 2017 (UTC)
- I can definitely come up with quotes:
- However, I agree with Chuck Entz that it is SOP. Kiwima (talk) 05:24, 6 March 2017 (UTC)