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crossed swords

  • verbto be in a dispute or fight
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Synonyms for crossed swords

verb to be in a dispute or fight
  • bandy words
  • brawl
  • chop logic
  • contend
  • cut and thrust
  • fight
  • lock horns
  • quarrel
  • spar
  • to fight

More words related to crossed swords

throw down the gauntlet

verb. invite to do battle
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