- A bite-sized appetizer you get to try is an example of a tidbit.
- A tiny little bit of information revealed about an exciting new product is an example of a tidbit of information.
The definition of a tidbit is a small taste or morsel of something, such as food or information.
a pleasing or choice bit of food, news, gossip, etc.
Origin of tidbitdialect, dialectal tid, small object + bit
A choice morsel, as of gossip or food: “The book is chock-full of colorful tidbits about theater and theater people” (Alec Guinness).
Origin of tidbitPerhaps obsolete and dialectal tid, tender + bit1.