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EtymologyEdit

From tid (fond, tender, nice) +‎ bit (morsel).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪt

NounEdit

tidbit (plural tidbits) (American spelling)

  1. A tasty morsel (of food).
  2. (computing, informal) A quarter of a byte (Half of a nybble; two bits).
  3. (archaic) A short mention of news or gossip.

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