English-German translation for "biting"

"biting" German translation

what’s biting you?
was ist mit dir los?
what’s biting you?
Er schaffte es allein, sich das Nägelkauen abzugewöhnen.
I successfully gave up nail biting on my own.
Source: Tatoeba
Damit übernimmt sich die Union.
The Union really would be biting off far more than it could chew there.
Source: Europarl
Das halte ich für überzogen, da nehmen wir den Mund zu voll.
For me, that is excessive- we are biting off more than we can chew here.
Source: Europarl
Dabei hat der Seeleopard-- einfach nur in einen Ballon gebissen.
All the leopard seal was doing-- it's just biting a balloon.
Source: TED
Du musst dir abgewöhnen, an den Fingernägeln zu kauen!
You must get rid of the habit of biting your nails.
Source: Tatoeba
Er wurde stärker und aggressiver, und begann, seine Lehrer zu beißen.
He grew stronger and more aggressive and began biting his teachers.
Source: News-Commentary
Dies sind genau die Gebiete, auf denen die Kreditverknappung am härtesten einschlägt.
These are the very areas where the credit crunch is biting hardest.
Source: Europarl

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