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biting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 causing intense discomfort to one's skin
  • a biting wind that only the toughest football fans were willing to endure

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biting

verb
present participle of bite, informal + sometimes impolite

Synonyms & Antonyms of biting (Entry 2 of 2)

to be objectionable or unsatisfactory
  • man, that really bites that you have to work on the weekend

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The first known use of biting was in the 14th century

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biting (at)

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“Biting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/biting. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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