an epidemic in which people have a compulsion to bite others, as in 15th-century Germany, Italy, and the Netherlands.
punkie. noun any small fragile dipterous fly of the family Ceratopogonidae, most of which suck the blood of mammals, birds, or other insects
the second part of the oral phase of psychosexual development, approximately 8 to18 months of age, during which a child has the urge to bite or chew objects.
noun (in driving) the point at which the plates of the clutch connect as the clutch pedal is released a point at which success is achieved
nipping; smarting; keen: biting cold; a biting sensation on the tongue. cutting; sarcastic: a biting remark. Historical Examples The Corner House Girls Grace Brooks Hill Meadow Grass Alice Brown The Deerslayer James Fenimore Cooper The Players Everett B. Cole Laramie Holds the Range Frank H. Spearman Shadow, the Mysterious Detective Police Captain Howard From the […]