What does biting mean?

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"

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

How to pronounce biting?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say biting in sign language?

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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. Sven Behrendt:

    It doesn't make sense to bite into the capital of a fund for stabilization purposes – you should just withdraw monies equivalent to the investment return, the moment you are biting into the capital, you are challenging the very purpose of long-term savings funds.

  2. Boscawen Police Lt. Jason Killary:

    If you get into a biting competition with a police dog, you’re not going to win, they’re pretty good at it.

  3. Dan Herbert:

    The school called the police because they were required to make a report, they lied. They said this kid was biting, scratching, kicking other kids. It didn't happen.

  4. The Yonkers Police Department:

    This coyote, including a second coyote observed traveling with the same, is suspected of multiple biting attacks in Yonkers and the surrounding jurisdictions over the past several days.

  5. Advocate General Priit Pikamae:

    A passenger biting other passengers and attacking the cabin crew trying to calm him down, resulting in the deviation of a Lisbon-Fortaleza flight to the nearest airport in order to disembark this passenger and his baggage, leading to a flight delay, falls under the concept of extraordinary circumstances.

Images & Illustrations of biting

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