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Meaning of "crib-biter" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CRIB-BITER

crib-biter  [ˈkrɪbˌbaɪtə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CRIB-BITER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Crib-Biter is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES CRIB-BITER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of crib-biter in the English dictionary

The definition of crib-biter in the dictionary is a horse which indulges in crib-biting.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CRIB-BITER


backbiter
ˈbækˌbaɪtə
biter
ˈbaɪtə
citer
ˈsaɪtə
copywriter
ˈkɒpɪˌraɪtə
exciter
ɪkˈsaɪtə
fighter
ˈfaɪtə
firefighter
ˈfaɪəˌfaɪtə
highlighter
ˈhaɪˌlaɪtə
inviter
ɪnˈvaɪtə
lighter
ˈlaɪtə
mitre
ˈmaɪtə
nailbiter
ˈneɪlˌbaɪtə
reiter
ˈraɪtə
screenwriter
ˈskriːnˌraɪtə
songwriter
ˈsɒŋˌraɪtə
speechwriter
ˈspiːtʃraɪtə
titre
ˈtaɪtə
typewriter
ˈtaɪpˌraɪtə
underwriter
ˈʌndəˌraɪtə
writer
ˈraɪtə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CRIB-BITER

criant
crib
crib death
crib-biting
crib-wall
cribbage
cribbage board
cribbed
cribber
cribbing
cribble
cribella
cribellar
cribellum
cribrate
cribration
cribriform
cribrose
cribrous
cribwork

WORDS THAT END LIKE CRIB-BITER

ankle biter
arbiter
cohabiter
exhibiter
exploiter
feature writer
inhabiter
inhibiter
Jupiter
limiter
liter
obiter
orbiter
profiter
prohibiter
rabbiter
recruiter
singer-songwriter
story writer
waiter

Synonyms and antonyms of crib-biter in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «crib-biter» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CRIB-BITER

Find out the translation of crib-biter to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
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Translator English - Chinese

婴儿床,布雷兹札克
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cuna -mordedor
570 millions of speakers

English

crib-biter
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

पालना - काटनेवाला
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سرير العضاضة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Кроватка - кусающееся
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

berço mordedor
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ডাবা-biter
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

crèche - mordeur
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Katil bayi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Krippe - Beißer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ベビーベッド、かみつく
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

침대 넘치는 경기
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Crib-biter
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

giường cũi thủ cạnh tranh như
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எடுக்காதே-biter
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पाळीव प्राण्यांचे खड्डे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

beşik ısıranı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

presepe - biter
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Biter szopka -
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ліжечко - кусався
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

pat de copil - biter
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κούνια - biter
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

nijdas
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

spjälsäng vårtbitare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

crib - biter
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of crib-biter

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIB-BITER»

The term «crib-biter» is used very little and occupies the 189.146 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CRIB-BITER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about crib-biter

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CRIB-BITER»

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The sportsman's cyclopaedia: comprising a complete ...
strength of the crib-biter, after a short trial, proving very inferior to that of bis opponent I know well that horses indulging in the propensity must of necessity be injured or impaired in their stamina. Acting upon this calculation, when attending  ...
Thomas Burgeland Johnson, 1848
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Nuces Philosophicæ: Or, The Philosophy of Things as ...
If, in speaking to you of a horse which I shot, I say : " he was a kicker, a roarer, a crib-biter ; he had a quitter, was blind, lame and spavined" — and if I proceed thus : " and I shot him because of these bad qualities" — is it not perfectly clear that ...
Edward Johnson, 1842
3
Annual Register
Itwas proved that the horse was a crib- biter ; that the defendant had had notice to take him back, but refused, stating that crib-biting was " no vice ;" and that he admitted that he knew the horse was a crib- biter at the time when he sold it to the  ...
Edmund Burke, 1832
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The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year
The alleged unsoundness or vice was, that the horse was a crib- biter. — Sir J. Scarlett, in opening the case for the plaintiff, read an extract from Dr. Rees's Cyclopaedia, in which crib-biting was described as " one of the worst vices." — It was ...
Edmund Burke, 1832
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The Practice of Courts-martial, and Other Military Courts: ...
Hardwici, Ct. K. B. at N. P. before Lord Ten- case l. terden, and a common jury, 5th February, 1831. crib-biter. An action on the warrantry of a horse sold by defendant, a horse-dealer in Tottenham Court Road, to plaintiff, the banker, in July last.
William Hough, 1834
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The Practice of Courts Martial, and Other Military Courts
Case 1. Crib-biter. (54) In the case of Paul, Eur/, v. Hardwiek, Ct. K. B. at N. P. before Lord Ten- terden, and H common jury, 5th February, 1831. An action on the warnmtry of a horse sold by defendant, a horse-dealer in Tottenham Court Road, ...
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The Horse: With a Treatise on Draught
The crib-biting horse is notoriously more subject to colic than other horses usually are, and to a species difficult of treatment, and even dangerous. Although many a crib-biter is stout and strong, and capable of all ordinary work, these horses do ...
William Youatt, 1831
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Annual Register
The alleged unsoundness or vice was, that the horse was a crib- biter. — Sir J. Scarlett, in opening the case for the plaintiff, read an extract from Dr. Rees's Cyclopaedia, in which crib-biting was descril>ed as "one of the worst vices." — It was ...
9
The Horse ... With Treatise on Draught. [By I. K. Brunel.] ...
Although many a crib-biter is stout and strong, and capable of all ordinary work, these horses do not generally carry so much flesh as others, and have not their endurance. On these accounts crib-biting has very properly been decided to be ...
William YOUATT, Walker Watson, 1866
10
The Horse
Although many a crib-biter is stout and strong, and capable of all ordinary work, these horses do not generally carry so much flesh as others, and have not their endurance. On these accounts crib-biting has very properly been decided to be ...
William Youatt, John Stuart Skinner, 1843

2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CRIB-BITER»

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Herbs for the nervous horse
The Vervain horse is also more likely to become a crib-biter, weaver or wind-sucker when kept in a confined space for lengthy periods, ... «Horsetalk, Sep 13»
2
Cribbing Not a Learned Behavior, Researchers Say
Social isolation and being housed next to an aggressive horse might aggravate a crib-biter. "Horses are social animals whose natural ecology ... «TheHorse.com, Aug 09»

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