Translation of "grasp the nettle" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary
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grasp the nettle UK
› to force yourself to be brave and do something that is difficult or unpleasant
You've been putting off making that phone call for days - I think it's about time you grasped the nettle!
Brave and courageousCoping and not copingDealing with things or peopleTolerating and enduring