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Verb: nibble  ni-bul
  1. Bite off very small pieces
    "She nibbled on her cracker"
     
  2. Bite gently
    "The woman tenderly nibbled at her baby's ear"
     
  3. Eat intermittently; take small bites of
    "She never eats a full meal--she just nibbles";
    - pick, piece
Noun: nibble  ni-bul
  1. Gentle biting
     
  2. (computing) half a byte
    - nybble

Derived forms: nibbling, nibbled, nibbles

Type of: bite, chomp, computer memory unit, eat, seize with teeth

Part of: byte

Encyclopedia: Nibble