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Saying in original language: kalte Füße bekommen
English translation of the saying: to get cold feet
Language: German
Meaning in English: Not to have the guts to carry on with something. To stop an originally intended action because of fearful doubts that have emerged meanwhile. Of course it can also be meant literally, but this is not what this database is about ;-)
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