(a) biting wind

(a) biting wind
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  • wind-sucking — [wind′suk΄iŋ] n. the habit that some horses have of swallowing air, as in crib biting wind sucker n …   English World dictionary

  • biting — [[t]ba͟ɪtɪŋ[/t]] 1) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Biting wind or cold is extremely cold. ...a raw, biting northerly wind... Antarctic air brought biting cold to southern Chile on Thursday. Syn: piercing 2) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n Biting criticism or wit is …   English dictionary

  • biting — bit|ing [ˈbaıtıŋ] adj 1.) a biting wind is unpleasantly cold = ↑icy ▪ A biting wind blew down from the hills. 2.) a biting criticism, remark etc is cruel or unkind ▪ a biting satire on corruption >bitingly adv …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • biting — adjective 1 a biting wind is unpleasantly cold: A biting wind blew down from the hills. 2 a biting criticism, remark is cruel or unkind: biting sarcasm bitingly adverb …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • wind — 1 /wInd/ noun 1 AIR (C, U) moving air, especially when it moves strongly or quickly in a current: a 70 mile an hour wind | branches swaying in the wind | the wind blows: A gentle wind was blowing through the trees. | strong/high winds: The… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • biting — adj. 1 stinging; intensely cold (a biting wind). 2 sharp; effective (biting wit; biting sarcasm). Derivatives: bitingly adv …   Useful english dictionary

  • biting — adjective Date: 14th century having the power to bite < a biting wind >; especially able to grip and impress deeply < a biting wit > • bitingly adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • biting — 1. noun a) The action of the verb to bite. b) An occurrence of a bite. 2. adjective a) Causing a stinging sensation. a biting wind …   Wiktionary

  • biting — bit|ing [ baıtıŋ ] adjective 1. ) biting wind or cold is so cold that it makes you feel very uncomfortable 2. ) a biting remark, criticism, etc. is cruel and unkind ╾ bit|ing|ly adverb …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • biting — adjective 1) biting comments Syn: vicious, harsh, cruel, savage, cutting, sharp, bitter, scathing, caustic, acid, acrimonious, acerbic, stinging; vitriolic, hostile, spiteful, venomous, mean …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • biting — adjective 1) biting comments Syn: vicious, harsh, cruel, savage, cutting, sharp, bitter, scathing, caustic, acid, acrimonious, spiteful, venomous; informal bitchy, catty 2) the biting wind …   Synonyms and antonyms dictionary


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