A bitter argument or dispute in which each side hurls numerous insults, accusations, or verbal abuse at one another. Primarily heard in UK.
At first, I thought we were just going through a rough patch in our relationship, but lately, it seems like every night Janet and I get into a slanging match with each other. It might be time to end things.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
The idiom ‘slanging match’ means “to deal with a difficult situation without being harmed or damaged”
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