[Idiom] to pull someone's beard

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

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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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I found the phrase in a book.
 

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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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