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Meaning of “cudgel your brains” in the English Dictionary

"cudgel your brains" in British English

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cudgel your brains

UK old-fashioned to ​think very hard or ​try to ​remember something you have ​forgotten
(Definition of cudgel your brains from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cudgel your brains”
in Chinese (Simplified) 绞尽脑汁,冥思苦想…
in Chinese (Traditional) 絞盡腦汁,冥思苦想…
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