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bait


In dictionary for phrase bait was found total 6 words.

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bait

Definition:

BaitAny substance, esp. food, used in catching fish, or other animals, by alluring them to a hook, snare, inclosure, or net.
BaitAnything which allures; a lure; enticement; temptation.
BaitA portion of food or drink, as a refreshment taken on a journey; also, a stop for rest and refreshment.
BaitA light or hasty luncheon.
BaitTo provoke and harass; esp., to harass or torment for sport; as, to bait a bear with dogs; to bait a bull.
BaitTo give a portion of food and drink to, upon the road; as, to bait horses.
BaitTo furnish or cover with bait, as a trap or hook.
BaitTo stop to take a portion of food and drink for refreshment of one's self or one's beasts, on a journey.
BaitTo flap the wings; to flutter as if to fly; or to hover, as a hawk when she stoops to her prey.

Synonyms:

hook, come-on, sweetener, lure, decoy, lure, rally, rid, tantalise, cod, taunt, razz, tantalize, rag, twit, tease,
come-on, hook, lure, sweetener, decoy, device, enticement, temptation,

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Number of lists: 5
(noun) come-on|hook|lure|sweetener|temptation (generic term)|enticement (generic term)
(noun) decoy|lure|device (generic term)
(verb) tease|razz|rag|cod|tantalize|tantalise|taunt|twit|rally|ride|mock (generic term)|bemock (generic term)
(verb) entice (generic term)|lure (generic term)|tempt (generic term)
(verb) assail (generic term)|assault (generic term)|set on (generic term)|attack (generic term)

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Merrian-Webster dictionary

Term Word class Description
bait nounlURE, TEMPTATION
bait verbto give food and drink to (an animal) especially on the road

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