Meaning of “tug at/touch your forelock” in the English Dictionary

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"tug at/touch your forelock" in British English

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tug at/touch your forelock

to show respect to someone in a higher position than you in a way that seems old-fashioned

(Definition of “tug at/touch your forelock” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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