how to pronounce biting

/ˈbaɪtɪŋ/

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The above transcription of biting is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

biting is pronounced in two syllables

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baɪtɪŋ

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An example use of biting in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… his dying rabid gesture biting her in …”

meanings of biting

adjective:

  1. Cutting or incisive.
  2. Causing a stinging sensation.
  3. Tending to bite.

verb:

  1. Present participle of bite.

noun:

  1. An instance of something being bitten.

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