inába száll a bátorsága

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ín ‎(sinew) + -a ‎(possessive suffix) + -ba ‎(in) + száll ‎(to fly) + a ‎(the) + bátorság ‎(courage) + -a ‎(possessive suffix), literally: "one's courage floats into one's sinews".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈinaːbɒ ˈsaːlː ɒˈbaːtorʃaːɡɒ]

Verb[edit]

inába száll a bátorsága

  1. (idiomatic, sarcastic) to get cold feet (to become scared, to lose courage)