sb/sth won't bite Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Meaning of “sb/sth won't bite” in the English Dictionary

"sb/sth won't bite" in British English

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sb/sth won't bite

humorous used to say that someone does not need to be ​frightened of a ​particularperson or thing: Just go and ​ask her - she won't bite.
(Definition of sb/sth won't bite from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sb/sth won't bite”
in Chinese (Simplified) …不用害怕…
in Chinese (Traditional) …不用害怕…
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