quite a bit

quite a bit
phrasal a considerable amount

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • quite a bit — quite a lot/a bit/a few/ phrase a large number or amount With a penny you could buy quite a lot of sweets in those days. My family have moved around quite a bit since then. His encouragement and interest inspired quite a few people to take up… …   Useful english dictionary

  • quite\ a\ bit — • quite a little (bit) • not a little formal • quite a bit informal noun or adj. phr. Rather a large amount; rather much; more than a little. We are not finished; quite a little is left to do. Cleaning the backyard needed quite a little work. the …   Словарь американских идиом

  • quite a bit — See: QUITE A LITTLE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • quite a bit — See: QUITE A LITTLE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • quite a bit — a large number or amount. She had quite a bit to say to him when he finally showed up …   New idioms dictionary

  • quite a bit — ► quite a lot (or a bit) a considerable number or amount. Main Entry: ↑quite …   English terms dictionary

  • quite a bit — a good deal, a considerable amount …   English contemporary dictionary

  • quite a bit — noun A considerable amount …   Wiktionary

  • quite a bit — idi a fairly large amount …   From formal English to slang

  • quite a bit —  1. Fairly frequently or much.  2. A good amount …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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