forelock
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forelock [ˈfɔːlɒk]
noun
guedeja (f)
to take time by the forelock tomar la ocasión por los pelos
to tug one's forelock to sb (Britain) doblegarse ante algn
...bowing and scraping and tugging your forelock to all those rich old crones Cromwell's armies burned our castles and scattered our people to the four winds, and those that remained did not feel obliged to tug their forelock to the English government after that
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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