Forbite meaning

To bite up, bite to pieces.
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Origin of forbite

  • From Middle English forbiten (“to bite up”), equivalent to for- +‎ bite. Cognate with West Frisian forbite (“to forbite”), Dutch verbijten (“to forbite”), Low German verbīten (“to forbite”), German verbeissen (“to forbite”). More at for-, bite.
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