Definition of “come close to blows” - English Dictionary

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“come close to blows” in British English

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come close to blows

to almost begin fighting:

Phil was furious with the manager - I think he came close to blows.

(Definition of “come close to blows” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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