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
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    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. Natasha Burgert:

    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. Witness Luis Martinez:

    The other cop let the dog out, and they just kept punching him and the dog kept biting him at the same time, he was on the floor, like he was knocked out.

  3. Sir Philip Sidney:

    But words came halting forth, wanting Inventions stayInvention, Natures child, fled step-dame Studys blows...Biting my truant pen, beating myself for spite,Fool, said my Muse to me look in thy heart and write.

  4. John Bolton:

    Iran's continued pursuit of nuclear weapons, its threats to exceed the limits set in the failed Iran nuclear deal in the coming days ... are not signs of a nation seeking peace, sanctions are biting, and more added last night.

  5. John Bolton:

    Sanctions are biting, and more added last night.

Images & Illustrations of biting

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