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English definition of “the fur flies”

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the fur flies

If the fur flies, people have a bad argument: The fur was really flying during that meeting.
Translations of “the fur flies”
in Chinese (Traditional) 發生激烈爭吵…
in Chinese (Simplified) 发生激烈争吵…
(Definition of the fur flies from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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