ankle biter

noun
variants: or

ankle–biter

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


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