What does baiting mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baiting(noun)

    harassment especially of a tethered animal

Wiktionary

  1. baiting(Noun)

    A bloodsport involving the act of worrying or tormenting a chained or confined animal by setting dogs upon it.

  2. baiting(Noun)

    The act of luring, as into a trap.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baiting

    of Bait

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How to say baiting in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of baiting in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of baiting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of baiting in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Babington Macaulay:

    The Puritan hated bear-baiting, not because it gave pain to the bear, but because it gave pleasure to the spectators.

  2. Anna Bauch:

    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.

  3. Jay Leno:

    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.

  4. Jay Leno:

    I don’t want to interview Trump, 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.

  5. Roger Stone:

    Chairman Schiff is engaging in the worst kind of red baiting, fear mongering, it's the new McCarthyism, and it's mudslinging.

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