jemandem auf der Nase rumtanzen

(phrase)

Meanings

1.
to do what you want, in spite of what someone else says
(often in context of kids who don't listen to their parents)

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Word of the Day - "die Nase"- Special

We'll talk about anything 'nose' :). So words for the parts, verbs that relate to nose, and a whole bunch of nice idioms with "die Nase". #vocab-galore

Vocab:

die Nase, die Nasenflügel, die Nebenhöhlen, schnauben, rümpfen, der Geruch, der Gestank, die Stupsnase


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Root: *nas-

This original idea of this root was simply:

nose, nose-hole

And it’s the origin of all kinds of words relating to the nose, like nostril or nasal.

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