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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
Translations of “biting”
in Chinese (Traditional) 冷的, (天氣)刺骨的,嚴寒的…
in Russian пронизывающий…
in Turkish dundurucu, bıçak gibi kesen, şiddetli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冷的, (天气)刺骨的,严寒的…
in Polish przenikliwy…
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