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English definition of “kick over the traces”

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kick over the traces

old-fashioned informal
to behave badly and show no respect for authority
Translations of “kick over the traces”
in Chinese (Traditional) 不受管束, 不聽指揮…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不受管束, 不听指挥…
(Definition of kick over the traces from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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