fighting talk

fighting talk
fighting talk or fighting words plural noun (informal)
Spirited words issuing a challenge or provoking a fight
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Main Entry:fight

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fighting ˈtalk idiom
comments or remarks that show that you are ready to fight very hard for sth

What we want from the management is fighting talk.

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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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