cut (one's) comb

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cut (one's) comb

To humble someone who is acting arrogant. If he brags about his straight A's one more time, I'm going to remind him how bad his grades were last year. That should cut his comb! I'm really proud of this accomplishment, so stop trying to cut my comb!
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Instead of taking a full frame of honeycomb (A) and taking everything by cutting all around the edges (B), leave the bees a framework foundation by cutting your comb out as in C, D, and E.