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Significado de “biting” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "biting" - Diccionario Inglés

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bitingadjective

uk   /ˈbaɪ.tɪŋ/  us   /ˈbaɪ.t̬ɪŋ/
  • 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 ​wholeoccasion. a biting ​wit
(Definition of biting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "biting" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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bitingadjective

 us   /ˈbɑɪt̬·ɪŋ/
severe and ​unpleasant; ​strong enough to ​hurt: A ​cold, biting ​windblew in from the ​north.
If you ​describe a ​remark as biting, you ​mean that it was ​stronglycritical, often ​accurate, and ​likely to ​hurt someone’s ​feelings: He ​delivered a biting ​attack on ​politicalfavoritism.
(Definition of biting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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“biting” in British English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
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April 27, 2016
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bio-banding noun
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in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

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