Synonyms of biting in English:

biting


See definition of biting

adjective

1‘a biting commentary on contemporary life’

SYNONYMS

vicious, harsh, cruel, savage, cutting, sharp, bitter, sarcastic, scathing, incisive, trenchant, caustic, acid, mordant, astringent, acrimonious, acerbic, stinging, blistering, searing, withering

vitriolic, hostile, spiteful, venomous, vindictive, rancorous, abusive, mean, nasty, aggressive, devastating

informal bitchy, catty

ANTONYMS

mild

2‘the biting wind’

SYNONYMS

bitterly cold, freezing, icy-cold, arctic, glacial, frigid, frosty, icy, chilly

bitter, piercing, penetrating, nipping, stinging, sharp, raw, harsh, wintry

informal nippy

British informal parky

literary chill

ANTONYMS

balmy