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bitten

[bit-n]
verb
  1. a past participle of bite.
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Related formsun·bit·ten, adjective
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Historical Examples

  • Flora Macmichel said, and put the slice again to her lips, and again placed it unbitten in the saucer.

    A Sheaf of Corn

    Mary E. Mann

  • The ears of one blue fox are long, perfect, unbitten by frost or foe—he was a young fellow; and he is blue.


British Dictionary definitions for unbitten

bitten

verb
  1. the past participle of bite
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Word Origin and History for unbitten

bitten

past participle of bite.

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Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Idioms and Phrases with unbitten

bitten

see once bitten, twice shy; also see bite.

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