Definition of biting Pronunciation
Adjective
1. Causing a sharply painful or stinging sensation; used especially of cold.
Bitter cold.
A biting wind.
2. Capable of wounding.
A barbed compliment.
A biting aphorism.
Pungent satire.
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English - English - biting Pronunciation
adj. sharp, stinging; sarcastic
n. nipping, nibbling; gnawing; morsel, small bit of food
English - Spanish - biting Pronunciation
adj. corrosivo, acerado, acerbo, ácido, acre, que causa corrosión; mordaz, hiriente, sarcástico, sardónico, zahiriente
s. mordedura, tarascada; roedura
English - French - biting Pronunciation
adj. cuisant; âpre, perçant; cinglant, piquant; acéré; mordant, caustique (style); amer
n. morsure; morceau; bout (un petit peu); bouchée
English - German - biting Pronunciation
[bite] v. zubeißen; beißen; brennen
adj. beißend, stechend
n. Biß; Stückchen, Stück
English - Italian - biting Pronunciation
agg. pungente, tagliente, acuto; (fig) mordace, sarcastico, caustico
s. morso
English - Portuguese - biting Pronunciation
adj. perspicaz, picante, mordente, aguçado, sarcástico
s. mordida; corte
English - Russian - biting Pronunciation
прил. острый, едкий, резкий, язвительный, хлесткий
с. покусывание; кусочек
English - Turkish - biting Pronunciation
s. acı; keskin, dokunaklı, alaylı, iğneleyici
i. ısırma, sokma
English - Dutch - biting Pronunciation
bn. scherp; scherpzinnig
zn. beet, hap
English - Greek - biting Pronunciation
επίθ. δηκτικός, δριμύς
ουσ. δάγκωμα
English - Chinese - biting Pronunciation
(形) 尖锐刺人的; 辛辣的; 刺痛的; 嘲讽的
English - Chinese - biting Pronunciation
(形) 尖銳刺人的; 辛辣的; 刺痛的; 嘲諷的
English - Japanese - biting Pronunciation
(形) 身を切るような; 鋭い
(名) 挟むこと; かじること; かむこと; 一切れ
(動) 噛む; 噛んで作る; 刺す; 食う; えさに食いつく
English - Korean - biting Pronunciation
형. 물어뜯는, 날카로운; 통렬한
명. 물기, 깨물기, 물어뜯기


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Synonyms for biting
1. bitter: caustic, mordant, acrimonious, sarcastic, scornful, acerbic, scathing
2. sharp: tangy, sour, bitter, keen, pungent
3. snapping: gnawing, chewing, nipping