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biting

  

      adj  
[wind, cold]  
mordant (e)     
[sarcasm, criticism]  
mordant (e)     


nail-biting  
      adj  
[film]  
à suspense, haletant (e)     
→ ... the nail-biting legal thriller, `The Pelican Brief'.        
[match, finish]   haletant (e)  
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birthing, bristling, bit, bidding

Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
n.
morsure
[Med.]
adj.
acéré
[Med.]
adj.
1. (+ginger) extrêmement piquant ; brûlant ; agressif 2. (+cheese) trop fort en goût ; agressif au palais
If a cheese is too sharp, it becomes biting. Blue cheeses become more and more biting with age.
pr. part
mordant
[Med.]
pr. part
mordant
pr. part
mordant
pr. part
mordant
pr. part
ravalant
n.
animal mordeur
[Med.]
n.
insecte piqueur
[Med.]
pr. part
perçant avec les dents
n.
morsure de la langue
[Med.]
n.
cinglante récession
pr. part
mordant jusqu'au sang
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'biting' also found in translations in French-English dictionary
adj.
biting
n.
biting word
n.
biting cold
exp.
a biting wit
exp.
the biting cold
exp.
Is anything biting?
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