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Reopen old wounds

Submitted by Maryanchy on Tue, 08/01/2019 - 10:25

Idiomatic translations of "Reopen old wounds"

Croatian
Otvoriti stare rane
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Latin
Refricare cicatricem
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Portuguese
Reabrir antigas feridas
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Meanings of "Reopen old wounds"

Croatian

Navesti ljude da razmišljaju o stvarima iz prošlosti koje ih čine tužnima, ljutima itd. Na primjer: Pričati tu priču samo će ponovno otvoriti stare rane.

Explained by Maryanchy on Tue, 08/01/2019 - 10:26
Explained by Maryanchy
English

To cause people to think of things from the past that make them sad, angry, etc. For example: Telling that story will only reopen old wounds.

Explained by Maryanchy on Tue, 08/01/2019 - 10:25
Explained by Maryanchy