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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However, judging by the behaviour of the participants of some of our most popular TV programmes, everyone is constantly engaged in a bit of argy-bargy and they don't care who knows it.
At the very least what we have here is a drink-fuelled argy-bargy which potentially cost a great deal of police time and taxpayer money.
"He then threatened to bash me, there was some argy-bargy and I ordered him off the premises and police were called," he added.
Later there was more argy-bargy from Pearce as he tugged at AJ's shirt in the box.
I don't want to get into political argy-bargy about Iraq and I don't know whether the US Secretary of State will go to Heaven or Hell when she dies.
Not to mention the argy-bargy there would have been from Danny Snr.
"As if there's no enough argy-bargy in your house as it is."
She should be another on the mark for Wallis if, as likely, she is the main beneficiary of possible argy-bargy in the third semi of the Grand Prix at 8.04.
The scrums did not take two or three minutes to get the ball in and out (although there was quite a bit of scrum argy-bargy in the first 20 minutes).
THERE was predictable political argy-bargy and bitter arguments in Coventry City Council's chamber this week.
Take Cristiano Ronaldo's amateur hour argy-bargy with Newcastle United defender Steven Taylor.
A THE English language is full of rhyming or repetitive phrases - such as hoity-toity, argy-bargy, tittle-tattle or pitter-patter - known as reduplicative compounds.
It was really windy and there was lots of argy-bargy in the final sprint." For the second day in succession, the peloton departed amid the rancour of doping by one of its members, this time Italian Riccardo Ricco of Saunier Duval-Scott team.
But while the exchange of angry words and one and two-fingered salutes is unpleasant enough, the attack on a 66-year-old man in an argy-bargy over parking space at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary is reprehensible.
Dore, still a rookie in Premier League racing having only his fourth match for Newcastle, seemingly upset Dicken in heat two by charging past him to take second place and there was some argy-bargy in the pits afterwards.