Synonyms for Biting:
frigid, frozen, ice-like, bitter, icy, frosty, chilly, nippy, wintry, cold.
acute, Cramping, distressful, unbearable, arduous, woeful, troublesome, aggravating, piercing, uncomfortable, withering, agonizing, Irksome, sore, aching, grueling, crushing, annoying, chafing, burdensome, odious, painful, Torturing., trying, grievous, cruel, unpleasant, stabbing, miserable, offensive, wrenching, severe, anguishing, hurtful, Gnawing, smarting, oppressive, harrowing, bothersome, cutting, irritating, tormenting, bitter, inflaming, horrendous, stinging, Besetting, excruciating, disagreeable, insufferable, throbbing.
•piercing, sharp (adjective)
nipping, cutting, bitter, cold.
scathing, withering, mordant, trenchant, stinging, severe.
n.accusing, ad hominem, accusatory. attack, mordant, trenchant, truculent, respect, corrosive, acidic, scathing, slashing, astringent. •acidulous (noun)
mordacious, barbed, bitter, pungent, sarcastic, painful, nipping.
eating, Grubbing, feasting, tasting, ingesting, Breakfasting, supping, lunching, consuming, feeding, gulping, snacking, dining, devouring, drinking, Picnicking.
Usage examples for biting
This proved a most abominable camp; it swarmed with ants, and they kept biting us so continually, that we were in a state of perpetual motion nearly all the time we were there. – Australia Twice Traversed, The Romance of Exploration Australia Twice Traversed. The Romance Of Exploration, Being A Narrative Compiled From The Journals Of Five Exploring Expeditions Into And Through Central South Australia, And Western Australia, From 1 by Ernest Giles