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square off

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phrasal verb with square uk   /skweər/  us   /skwer/ verb
to prepare to fight, compete, or argue with someone: The two giants in the fast-food industry are squaring off this month with the most aggressive advertising campaigns yet.
Translations of “square off”
in Chinese (Traditional) 擺好架勢(準備迎戰)…
in Russian готовиться к бою…
in Turkish birisiyle tartışmaya/yarışmaya/kavgaya hazırlanmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 摆好架势(准备迎战)…
in Polish zmierzyć się…
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