For a bit

Tyrion Lann

Senior Member
INDIA -Hindi
She shrugged. " Once you've been around for a bit, you get to know stuff."

(The Ocean at the End of the Lane, by Neil Gaiman)

I don't get the meaning of the highlighted phrase written above.
Please, explain it.
  • boozer

    Senior Member
    you have been around - you have lived or stayed here (the exact meaning depends on context)
    for a bit - for some time

    Does that help, Tyrion? :)
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