(one) is not going to eat (someone)

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(one) is not going to eat (someone)

You have no reason to be afraid of someone; this person is not going to hurt you, so don't be shy about approaching or talking to them. Don't worry, child, I'm not going to eat you. I just wanted to give you a message to pass along to your father. This is your Uncle Jack, son. Well, go on and shake his hand, he's not going to eat you.
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People are looking to get the benefits of fruit and vegetables in the morning that they're not going to eat during the day," Lawrence adds.
As a coach, you can give them the recipe, but if they don't cook, then they're not going to eat,'' said Felix, who received four goals from Jeff Schwimer.