have it out (with someone)

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have it out (with someone)

To have an argument, verbal fight, or frank discussion (with someone), especially to settle something that has caused anger, frustration, or annoyance. I had to have it out with my roommate because he never does his share of cleaning in the house. Tom and his boyfriend are always having it out.
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have it out

Settle decisively, especially in an argument or discussion. For example, "I shall double-lock myself in with him and have it out before I die" (Charles Dickens, Nicholas Nickleby, 1839). [Early 1800s]
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have it out with someone

attempt to resolve a contentious matter by confronting someone and engaging in a frank discussion or argument. informal
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have it out

To settle decisively, especially by means of an argument or a discussion.
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