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Significado de “beard the lion (in his/her den)” - Diccionario Inglés

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beard the lion (in his/her den)

to visit an important person in order to tell or ask them something unpleasant
(Definition of beard the lion (in his/her den) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “beard the lion (in his/her den)”
en chino (simplificado) 太岁头上动土, 老虎嘴里拔牙…
en chino (tradicionál) 太歲頭上動土, 老虎嘴裡拔牙…
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