Definitions for bait

Definitions for (noun) bait

Main entry: bait, lure, decoy

Definition: something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed

Main entry: lure, bait, come-on, sweetener, hook

Definition: anything that serves as an enticement

Definitions for (verb) bait

Main entry: ride, rag, rally, razz, bait, twit, tantalise, tantalize, taunt, tease, cod

Definition: harass with persistent criticism or carping

Usage: The children teased the new teacher; Don't ride me so hard over my failure; His fellow workers razzed him when he wore a jacket and tie

Main entry: bait

Definition: attack with dogs or set dogs upon

Main entry: bait

Definition: lure, entice, or entrap with bait

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