Idiom: Their bark is worse than their bite
Meaning: If someone's bark is worse than their bite, they get angry and shout and make threats, but don't actually do anything.Country: International English | Subject Area: Animals | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Bark is worse than their bite
- All bark and no bite
- Fate worse than death
- Worse for wear
- Bite the bullet
- Bite off more than you can chew
- Bite your lip
- Bite your tongue
- Bite someone's head off
- Don't know whether to wind a watch or bark at the moon
- Bite the dust
- Worse things happen at sea
- Sleep well- don't let the bedbugs bite
- Don't bite the hand that feeds
- You do not get a dog and bark yourself
- Why keep a dog and bark yourself?
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