harassment especially of a tethered animal
A bloodsport involving the act of worrying or tormenting a chained or confined animal by setting dogs upon it.
The act of luring, as into a trap.
The numerical value of baiting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of baiting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The Puritan hated bear-baiting, not because it gave pain to the bear, but because it gave pleasure to the spectators.
Chairman Schiff is engaging in the worst kind of red baiting, fear mongering, it's the new McCarthyism, and it's mudslinging.
I came up in the era when Clinton was horny and Bush was dumb. It was a simpler, funny time. Now it is all race baiting and homophobia and Islamophobia.
I have had professors tell me that certain paper topics would be difficult to write about, such as advocating for the Second Amendment and calling out race-baiting from the left.
I guess that if baiting young girls and sharing their embarrassment via a frightening YouTube video is the best we can do when it comes to 'educating' our kids, it's better than nothing.
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