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argy-bargynoun [U]

uk   /ˌɑː.dʒiˈbɑː.dʒi/ us   /ˌɑːr.dʒiˈbɑːr.dʒi/ 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 Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 争吵,吵嘴…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爭吵,吵嘴…
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