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trail one's coat

Definición de trail one's coat en inglés:

Deliberately provoke a quarrel or fight.
Example sentences
  • She also trailed her coat in relation to an entirely new point in respect of which she wished to reserve her position, but which she did not argue before me.
  • We asked teachers all over the UK for their views and trailed our coats at innumerable meetings.
  • Not only has he chanced his hand, but he has sometimes trailed his coat.
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Pronunciación: dʒɔːnt
noun
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