What does biting mean?

Definitions for biting
ˈbaɪ tɪŋbit·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word biting.

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"

Wiktionary

  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

Numerology

  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. An Ohio woman:

    Please hurry. He’s biting my nose.

  2. Janice Stillman:

    2015 predictions of a bleak and biting winter.

  3. Austin O'Malley:

    Revenge is often like biting a dog because the dog bit you.

  4. Will Rogers:

    See what will happen if you don't stop biting your fingernails

  5. Anthony Bove:

    The dogs started biting, he's trying to push them away. They overpower him.

Images & Illustrations of biting

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