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    ali 98 is offline Newbie
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    to pull someone's beard

    what does ( to pull someone's beard ) mean?

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    Re: to pull someone's beard

    Welcome to the forum, Ali.

    Quote Originally Posted by ali 98 View Post
    What does "to pull someone's beard" mean?
    Where did you find this phrase?

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    Re: to pull someone's beard

    To pull someone's beard means to challenge or insult someone senior to you. Of course the seniority may be more more or less real depending on circumstances.

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    Re: to pull someone's beard

    I found the phrase in a book.

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    Re: to pull someone's beard

    Quote Originally Posted by ali 98 View Post
    I found the phrase in a book.
    Ali, in future posts please tell us the title and author of any book you quote from and give us at least a full sentence containing the phrase you are asking about.

    We need context to give you a proper answer.

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