liže svoje rane

Submitted by El Anor on 10.04.2017

liže svoje rane (Serbian) — To take time to recover from a , major defeat or blow either actual injuries or those that might be sustained to pride or other emotions not visible to see.
Its literal meaning comes from animals that have suffered injuries and lick their wounds as a way to cleanse them and to stimulate healing.

English, explained by Ww Ww on Tue, 18/04/2017 - 00:35

Translations of "liže svoje rane"

Englishto lick one's wounds
FinnishKyllä koira haavansa nuolee
Germanseine Wunden lecken
RussianСобака сама себя вылечит