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English definition of “them and us”

them and us

informal
used when describing disagreements or differences, especially between different social groups: If parents are encouraged to be involved in school, there is less chance of a them-and-us situation developing. The senior staff have their own restaurant. - It's definitely a case of them and us.Enemies and rivals
(Definition of them and us from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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