English version

he/she won’t bite

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhe/she won’t bitehe/she won’t bitespokenFRIGHTENED used to say that there is no need to be afraid of someone, especially someone in authority Well, go and ask him – he won’t bite! bite
Examples from the Corpus
he/she won’t biteWell, go and ask him if he can help you - he won't bite!
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