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EtymologyEdit

Literally, "to tie one's toque on".

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attacher sa tuque

  1. (Quebec, informal, idiomatic) To brace oneself; to get ready.
    Du côté du bureau d'information touristique à Magog, on m'a dit qu'il faudra attacher nos tuques. - I was told by the Magog tourism office that we'd better be ready.
    Attachez vos tuques, vous n'avez pas fini de vous désoler. - Brace yourself, it's far from being over.

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