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biting

adjective uk   /ˈbaɪ.tɪŋ/ us    /-t̬ɪŋ/

biting adjective (COLD)

used to describe weather that is extremely cold, especially when it causes you physical pain: a biting wind biting cold

biting adjective (CRITICAL)

disapproving used to describe words or people that criticize someone or something, usually in an unkind way: He made some biting remarks about the whole occasion. a biting wit
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