biter biter  /ˈbaɪ tər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who bites

Usage(s):

  1. The biter fled before authorities arrived.
  2. That same year, David Dinkins' 18-point lead in New York City's mayoral race evaporated in the voting booths, though he still eked out a nail-biter over Rudy Giuliani.
  3. Hany Abu-Assad's gnarly, poignant Paradise Now is set on the West Bank; Joseph Castelo's knockout nail biter The War Within takes place in New York City.

News

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    +Entrepreneur purchases more downtown land Entrepreneur Jesse Biter closed June 18 on an .84-acre parcel at 1445 Second St. He purchased the property, which houses the United Way Building, for $2.8 million.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: The Longboat Observer

  2. 2pm News Update: Spurs game affecting locals' health?

    Alicia Neaves has your 2pm News Update: Today, there will be a happy hour celebration in honor of the new Texas Beer Freedom Laws; AND, after that Game 6 nail-biter...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: WOAI San Antonio

  3. Ashley Greene V. Vanessa Hudgens — Boho Beauty Battle

    This battle of the beauties is a real nail-biter!
    on June 19, 2013     Source: HollywoodLife

Quotes

  1. "It's all up to God and the shifting winds," Jones said in a statement. "This is a real nail biter."
    on Sep 18, 2007 By: Shirley Jones Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. Thanking her patient cast and crew, Fey said: "That was a real nail biter...... I want to thank the family and loved ones of all the people who work on the show...... for almost four years now."
    on Sep 21, 2009 By: Tina Fey Source: Economic Times

  3. "A bit of a nail-biter tonight but we deserved it," said Crosby. "It probably should not have been that close."
    on Apr 11, 2008 By: Sidney Crosby Source: Winnipeg Free Press

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