Definition of 'biting'
Example sentences containing 'biting'
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Questions biting at her like rats, ending up with the sharpest bite of all. COFFIN IN FASHION (1977)The motorbike sped around the corner and came to a stop, its tyres biting hard at the gravel. DESPERADOES (1977)She looked at him sharply, a frown biting its way across her forehead. WALL GAMES (1977)
She was biting into a club sandwich, then wiped some mayonnaise from the corner of her mouth. UNKNOWN MAN #89 (1977)
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Translations for 'biting'
British English: biting ADJECTIVE
Biting wind or cold is extremely cold.
...a raw, biting northerly wind.
Definition of biting from the Collins English Dictionary
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