Definition of bite one's lip in English:

bite one's lip

Repress an emotion; stifle laughter or a retort: he could have mocked Carol’s obnoxious behavior, but he bit his lip
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  • Ashley felt the beginning of a smile, and she bit her lip.
  • She bit her lip; suddenly realizing she'd used the term "amazing" a lot since arriving in London.
  • I bit my lip and forced myself to be calm.
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