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: For the trauma caused by biting, see Bite. Biting is a common behaviour of closing the jaw intending to harm something found in many animals (including
  • Nail biting: Onychophagia (also onychophagy) or nail biting, is an oral compulsive habit (sometimes described as a parafunctional activity; the common use of the mouth
  • Biting chinchilla mouse: The biting chinchilla mouse (Euneomys mordax) is a species of rodent in the family Cricetidae. It is found in west central Argentina and nearby areas of

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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


  • New playwright’s biting ‘Bad Jews’ hurts so good
    Joshua Harmon?s biting play, being staged at Studio Theater, is about two decidedly non-kissing cousins. Read more on this news related to 'Biting'
  • Yorkville man gets 5 years for beating, biting police officers
    The Chicago Tribune Media Group's Beacon-News reports: A man who fought with several Yorkville police officers in 2012 has been sentenced to five years in prison for beating, biting, spitting on and threatening to kill the officers. Read more on this news related to 'Biting'
  • Crib-biting – learnt or inherited? [H&H VIP]
    Crib-biting is a common stable vice, but is it a behaviour that a horse learns, or is it inherited? Read more on this news related to 'Biting'

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