Meaning of -BAITING in English

-BAITING

transcription, транскрипция: [ -beɪtɪŋ ]

1.

You use -baiting after nouns to refer to the activity of attacking a particular group of people or laughing at their beliefs.

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2.

Badger -baiting , bear -baiting , and bull -baiting involve making these animals fight dogs, while making sure that the animals are unable to defend themselves properly.

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