no-holds-barred


no–holds–barred

adjective \ˌnō-ˌhōl(d)z-ˈbärd\

: free from the usual limits or rules

Full Definition of NO-HOLDS-BARRED

:  free of restrictions or hampering conventions <a no–holds–barred contest>

First Known Use of NO-HOLDS-BARRED

1961

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