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What does draw in one's horns mean?


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draw in one's horns

(also pull in one's horns) to become less impassioned, aggressive, or argumentative; to back down from a fight; to yield or capitulate.

Example(s):

He wanted to fight again but we managed to calm him down and get him to draw in his horns.

This idiom is in the music category


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