it won't hurt

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Definition of it won't hurt

used to mean that doing something would not be harmful and might even be helpful We may not finish on time, but it won't hurt to try.

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“It won't hurt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/it%20won%27t%20hurt. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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