won't bite

Definition of won't bite

  1. —used to indicate that something or someone is safe or accommodating Go talk to him. He won't bite.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  will not

  1. :  to seize especially with teeth or jaws so as to enter, grip, or wound

    :  to wound, pierce, or sting especially with a fang or a proboscis

    :  to cut or pierce with or as if with an edged weapon

  1. :  the act of biting

    :  the manner of biting

    :  occlusion

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