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adverb as in sarcastically

adverb as in sourly

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The match was nail-bitingly close: at 2-0 down in extra time, it seemed to be all over for the United States.

This book proves that history can be new and nail-bitingly exciting all at once.

The feedback, as Couric has learned, can also turn bitingly negative.

You will be absolutely certain of that in a very short time, Locke retorted bitingly.

"You deserve all the punishment you are enduring," I bitingly told him.

Now he felt much comfort where he sat; the night was really cold, bitingly cold, and it was a glorious fire.

His chapter on "Some Form Masters" is a thing of the purest joy; bitingly true, yet withal of a kindly sympathy with his victims.

"You never will learn how to manage good stock," Martin criticized bitingly.


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bitingly, such as: acerbically, acrimoniously, caustically, maliciously, and sneeringly.

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