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take/pick up the gauntlet

to agree to fight or compete with someone
Translations of “take/pick up the gauntlet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 接受挑戰…
in Chinese (Simplified) 接受挑战…
(Definition of take/pick up the gauntlet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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