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take the bull by the horns

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. take the bull by the horns(verb)

    face a difficulty and grapple with it without avoiding it

Wiktionary

  1. take the bull by the horns(Verb)

    To deal with a matter in a direct manner, especially to confront a difficulty rather than avoid it.

How to pronounce take the bull by the horns?

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How to say take the bull by the horns in sign language?

  1. takethebullbythehorns

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of take the bull by the horns in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of take the bull by the horns in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of take the bull by the horns in a Sentence

  1. Yang Moo-jin:

    And he is suggesting that he will take the bull by the horns to achieve that goal, while promoting self reliance at home and still being open to talks depending on how President Donald Trump handles' hostile policy,'.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    It takes only courage to take the bull by the horns . That is to say, it takes only courage to decisively and fearlessly face or deal with challenges of one's lifetime. Thus, you've got to be courageous so that you can face and deal with life's challenges squarely. -Emeasoba George

  3. Babar Atta:

    We need to take the bull by the horns and accept there are problems.

  4. Josh Billings:

    Don't take the bull by the horns, take him by the tail then you can let go when you want to.

Images & Illustrations of take the bull by the horns

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