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Meaning of “lock horns” in the English Dictionary

"lock horns" in British English

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lock horns

to ​begin to ​argue or ​fight: The ​mayor and her ​deputylockedhorns overplans for the new ​road.
(Definition of lock horns from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lock horns”
in Chinese (Simplified) 开始争论, 开始争斗…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開始爭論, 開始爭鬥…
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