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argue the toss

Definition of argue the toss

chiefly British informal

  1. :  to argue or disagree about something that is not important, that cannot be changed, etc.



Word by Word Definitions

argueplay
  1. :  to give reasons for or against something :  reason

    :  to contend or disagree in words :  dispute

    :  to give evidence of :  indicate

tossplay
  1. :  to fling or heave continuously about, to and fro, or up and down

    :  bandy

    :  to mix lightly until well coated with a dressing or until the elements are thoroughly combined

  1. :  the state or fact of being tossed

    :  an act or instance of tossing: as

    :  an abrupt tilting or upward fling


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