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to draw in one's horns


Definition (British English)

draw, in, horn
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (American English)

draw, in, one's, horn
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Thesaurus, synonyms, antonyms

draw, in, one's, horn
Merriam Webster


draw, in, horn
Online Etymology Dictionary

sich mäßigen


sich, mäßigen

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