Thesaurus / biting
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
In 2000 and 2001, researchers in Peru documented a 278-fold higher biting rate by mosquitos in deforested areas, compared with relatively pristine sites.
THE VAST VIRAL WORLD: WHAT WE KNOW (AND DON’T KNOW) - ISSUE 99: UNIVERSALITYLAUREN E. OAKESAPRIL 7, 2021NAUTILUS
"All right," said Dan, biting off a big chew from the plug he was holding, and restoring the rest to his pocket.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
With her little satin shoe she tapped the carpet, biting her under lip and seeming to be listening.
The day had been intensely cold, with a biting north-east wind and black frost.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
The keen wind found me out and seemed to take joy in rushing in on me in biting gusts and then whirling away over the flat.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
"I have time before dark to make Benny's cart," observed Henry, biting a crisp, sweet carrot.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
When they entered Pietro became voluble, but the narrow-eyed doctor of Pimlico remained sullen and silent, biting his lips.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
The thick triple lenses were free from clouding, and the glasses between them kept out the biting cold of the heights.
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