someone’s bark is worse than their bite… if you say that someone’s bark is worse than their bite, you mean that they seem much more unpleasant or difficult than they really are…they appear to be angry or dangerous, but they aren’t angry or dangerous
Don’t be afraid of your uncle. He may seem difficult, but he isn’t.
Here is the same sentence using the idiom… someone’s bark is worse than their bite
Don’t be afraid of your uncle. His bark is worse than his bite.
Here are a few more sentences using the idiom … someone’s bark is worse than their bite
All my friends knew that my father’s bark was worse than his bite.
Don’t worry our bosses bark is worse than his bite.
Our neighbor has a huge dog, but his bark is worse than his bite.
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