Meaning of “nail your colours to the mast” in the English Dictionary

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nail your colours to the mast

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to make it obvious what your opinions or plans are

(Definition of “nail your colours to the mast” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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