ankle biter

noun

Definition of ankle biter

informal

  1. 1 :  a young child <The only topics of conversation among parents are about the ankle biters and their various extracurricular activities … and food allergies. — Deborah Hill Cone>

  2. 2 :  a small, aggressive dog

1840

First Known Use of ankle biter

1840

Variants of ankle biter

or

ankle–biter


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