-baiting

[[t]-beɪtɪŋ[/t]]
1) COMB in N-UNCOUNT You use -baiting after nouns to refer to the activity of attacking a particular group of people or laughing at their beliefs.
2) COMB in N-UNCOUNT 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.

English dictionary. 2008.

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