put the bite on someone

put the bite on someone

AMERICAN, INFORMAL
If you put the bite on someone, you ask them for something, especially money. If you talk to them, they'll put the bite on you for a cigarette and bus fare.
See also: bite, on, put

put the bite on someone

tv. to try to get money out of someone. You’re always putting the bite on me for a few bucks. Go away.
See also: bite, on, put