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running battle

an argument that lasts over several different occasions: I've had a running battle with the neighbours over whose responsibility that fence is.
(Definition of running battle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “running battle”
in Chinese (Simplified) 争执不下, 持续的争吵, 不断的吵架…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爭執不下, 持續的爭吵, 不斷的吵架…
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