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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
adj.
acéré
[Med.]
n.
morsure
[Med.]
pr. part
mordant
[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
pr. part
mordant
pr. part
mordant
pr. part
ravalant
n.
insecte piqueur
[Med.]
n.
animal mordeur
[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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