Biting

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Biting Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • causing a sharply painful or stinging sensation; used especially of cold; "bitter cold"; "a biting wind"
  • capable of wounding; "a barbed compliment"; "a biting aphorism"; "pungent satire"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Biting'


  • Biting: Biting is a common behaviour of closing the jaw intending to harm something found in many animals (including humans), often as part of ...
  • Operation Biting: Operation Biting, also known as the Bruneval Raid, was the code name given to a British Combined Operations raid on a German radar ...
  • Nail biting: Onychophagia (also onychophagy) or nail biting, is an oral compulsive habit (sometimes described as a parafunctional activity ; the ...

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'Biting' example sentence in quotations


* See what will happen if you don't stop biting your fingernails - Will Rogers

* If you're pretty happy, but you have a little Chihuahua that's always biting you on the ankles, still that's pretty good isn't it I'm going to go ahead and keep you in the 'happy' category. - Jack Handey Deep Thoughts


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Biting Sample Sentences in News


  • Suarez feared Barca would not sign him after biting ban
    By Tim and Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - - Luis Suarez feared he had destroyed his career and that Barcelona would not want to sign him following his four-month ban for biting at the World Cup. The Uruguayan signed for Barca from Liverpool for 81 million euros ($103.5 million) despite the ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini when playing against Italy in Brazil. He wil Read more on this news related to 'Biting'
  • Suarez nets first Uruguay goals since biting ban
    (Reuters) - Luis Suarez scored his first Uruguay goals since the World Cup finals and his biting ban in a 3-0 friendly win over Oman on Monday. Suarez took his international tally to 43 with strikes in the 57th and 66th minutes and substitute Jonathan Rodriguez added the third in the dying minutes of the game at the Al Buraimi stadium. It was the Barcelona striker Read more on this news related to 'Biting'
  • Soccer- Suarez feared Barca would not sign him after biting ban
    By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA, Oct 20 (Reuters) - - Luis Suarez feared he had destroyed his career and that Barcelona would not want to sign him following his four-month ban for biting at the World Cup. The Uruguayan signed for Barca from Liverpool for 81 million euros ($103.5 million) despite the ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini when playing against Italy in Brazil. He Read more on this news related to 'Biting'

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