What does 'Get your teeth into' mean?
Meaning: If you get your teeth into something, you become involved in or do something that is intellectually challenging or satisfying. ('Dig you teeth into' and 'sink your teeth into' are also used.)
Contributor: Richard Flynn
Country: International English | Subject Area: Body and bodily functions | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- Bit between your teeth
- Cut your teeth on
- Set your teeth on edge
- Better than a kick in the teeth
- Through gritted teeth
- Fed up to the back teeth
- Like pulling teeth
- Armed to the teeth
- Give your eye teeth
- Kick in the teeth
- By the skin of your teeth
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