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knockdown-dragout

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Marked by roughness, violence, and acrimony: a knockdown-dragout fight.

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  • adj. Markedly violent.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. extremely violent

Etymologies

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Previously just knockdown, dragout

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