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Meaning of “slug it out” in the English Dictionary

"slug it out" in British English

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slug it out

If two ​people slug it out, they ​fight or ​argueviolently until one of them ​wins.
(Definition of slug it out from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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slug it out

(also slug this out) to ​argue or ​compete with someone ​fiercely: The two ​groups have been ​slugging it out for ​years.
(Definition of slug it out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “slug it out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 一决胜负…
in Turkish taraflardan biri galip gelinceye kadar mücadele etmek/tartışmak/yarışmak…
in Russian биться, вести борьбу…
in Chinese (Traditional) 一決勝負…
in Polish walczyć…
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