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Definitions for Biting
ˈbaɪ tɪŋBit·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. barbed, biting, nipping, pungent, mordacious(adj)

    capable of wounding

    "a barbed compliment"; "a biting aphorism"; "pungent satire"

  2. biting, bitter(adj)

    causing a sharply painful or stinging sensation; used especially of cold

    "bitter cold"; "a biting wind"


  1. biting(Noun)

    The action of the verb to bite.

  2. biting(Noun)

    An occurrence of a bite.

  3. biting(Adjective)

    Causing a stinging sensation.

    a biting wind

  4. biting(Adjective)

    Cutting or incisive.

    a biting criticism

  5. biting(Adjective)

    Tending to bite.

    a biting insect

Webster Dictionary

  1. Biting

    of Bite

  2. Biting(adj)

    that bites; sharp; cutting; sarcastic; caustic

How to pronounce Biting?

  1. Alex
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How to say Biting in sign language?

  1. biting


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Biting in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Biting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Biting in a Sentence

  1. Natasha Burgert:

    Teething is not a medical problem. Teething is natural, it's important, and the vast majority of kids really do great, so, teething isn't something that parents should be worried about or something that need tremendous action plans, however, if they do notice their kids are fussy and biting on things we can address them in many ways.

  2. Dan Gainor:

    Corden is following the Jimmy Fallon route to success – viral videos and fun instead of [the] allegedly biting wit that Noah has tried, i think Corden’s offers a more unique late-night show, less political. Noah is just reheated Jon Stewart – nowhere near as fun or funny.

  3. Janice Stillman:

    2015 predictions of a bleak and biting winter.

  4. John Robertson:

    The government cannot afford to switch off the mines, it will be like biting the hand that feeds you.

  5. Samuel Goldwyn:

    That's the trouble with directors. Always biting the hand that lays the golden egg.

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