After looking it up, I"ve found that it probably stems from an ad from the 70"s for a muesli bar called Swisskit. The slogan was something along the lines of “Risk it for a Swisskit” and I"m guessing that after some years of being thrown around, it was eventually bowdlerized to the generic “Risk it for a biscuit”.

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Click to see full answer. Likewise, would you risk it for a biscuit?

The original phrase was the simpler, "Risk it for Biscuit." Just kidding. It"s probably just because it rhymes and biscuit can be a term for money.

One may also ask, what does it mean to risk it all? It"s a slang term when people choose to do risky things. That phrase is used when someone is about to do something dangerous that can harm themselves, career, family, everything they love etc. They don"t care if they do it. Here are some examples. person 1: "If you jump off this cliff, you will risk it all!"

Additionally, what is biscuit slang for?

The definition of BISCUIT is "Attractive person" or "Cookie"

What does risk it for a biscuit mean?

risk it for the biscuit. (colloquial, humorous) To take a risk for the chance of some benefit or reward.


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