Meaning of “them and us” in the English Dictionary

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"them and us" in British English

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them and us


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 management has its own restaurant. - It's definitely a case of them and us.

(Definition of “them and us” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)