argy-bargy

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argy-bargy

slang Loud arguing or discussion. Primarily heard in UK. Our neighbors are having marital problems, so we're subjected to their argy-bargy every night.
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Not content with Dickensian-style toilet facilities, full-on exposure to the vicissitudes of the Tyneside weather, and the pushing, crushing and general argybargy of a terraced crowd, you were on your hind legs for 90 minutes-plus.
He would probably miss the argybargy of the everyday decision-making and the competitiveness of a Saturday afternoon, but at some point that leaves you, that aggression won't last forever.
Doyle, voted by her peers as Team GB captain at last year's World Championships in London, knows her event is as much about argybargy as timing and tactics.
Had a little argybargy with Cattermole and Gestede to sort out on the final whistle and that might not be the end of that incident.
There's no argybargy or pushing either, it's all very civilised and people are patient with those whose inexperience on skis mean they take a bit more time.
Referee Willie Collum rightfully produced the red card and Taylor was involved in a bit of argybargy with the Hamilton supporters at the end after they accused him of faking injury.
Unfortunately, even decent stage work is now infected by the soap opera disease of argybargy angst.
Biscuit king McVitie's was at the centre of some online argybargy over the advert for its Medley bars.
BIRMINGHAM's former and present owners engaged in verbal argybargy after police ruled out a criminal investigation into alleged "financial irregularities"at St Andrew's.
In my opinion, what went on is best forgotten because most of the argybargy that took place is part and parcel of the game.
Despite the impact they made in Europe, it took their third album, Argybargy (1980), to make an impression on the US chart.
THE return of Christian Benteke to the Belgium fold is the only positive after a week in which the striker's argybargy with Tottenham's Ryan Mason got him into hot water.
MANUEL PELLEGRINI insists coping with Madchester will be "easy" after surviving the Argybargy of Buenos Aires.
Today I wanted to get his confidence up and not get involved in any argybargy.