Definition of "back-biting" [back-biting]

  • Present participle of back-bite. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "back-biting" in a sentence
  • "Goldman staff, just like their peers at lesser firms, live in a back-biting world of ambitious bankers who would elbow their best friends in the face to get the corner office."
  • "Any serious study into the Edwardian era will unearth a stunning array of double-dealing, back-biting, secret treaties, war-mongering, and imperialistic dreams between European, American, and Asian nations, which resulted in tension so thick, you could cut with it a rattling saber."
  • "But this silly back-biting wouldn't be that troubling on its own."
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