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English definition of “argy-bargy”

argy-bargy

noun [U] uk   /ˌɑː.dʒiˈbɑː.dʒi/ us    /ˌɑːr.dʒiˈbɑːr-/ UK informal
loud argument or disagreement that is not usually serious: Did you hear all that argy-bargy last night?
(Definition of argy-bargy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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