Hindi translation of 'bait'
bait /beɪt बेइट्/
Word forms: baits, baiting, baited
1. uncountable noun, transitive verb
Bait is food which you put on a hook or in a trap in order to catch fish or animals. When you bait a hook or trap, you put bait on it.
चारा mn/चारा डालना
2. uncountable noun
If someone or something is being used as bait, they are being used to tempt someone to do something.
The general said his soldiers had been used as bait.
3. transitive verb
If someone baits you, they deliberately try to make you angry by teasing them.
The defence lawyers may be able to bait him and get him to act aggressively.
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Example Sentences Including 'bait'
Seeing whether Lathan rises to the bait , whether he takes money - how much he tells them or doesn't tell them.Loaded Questions
She had provoked that curiosity, thrown down bait she knew he would follow.A Worm of Doubt
He glared at Malone as if the upstart inspector was trying to throw him a poisoned bait.Murder Song
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'bait' in Other Languages
- Brazilian Portuguese: iscar
- Chinese: 放饵
- European Spanish: poner el cebo en
- French: appâter
- German: mit einem Köder versehen
- Italian: mettere l'esca a
- Japanese: にえさをつける
- Korean: ~을 꾀다
- Portuguese: iscar
- Spanish: poner el cebo en
Translation of bait from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary