Definition of (be) spoiling for
- They are spoiling for an argument.
- The team is spoiling for a rematch.
: plunder taken from an enemy in war or from a victim in robbery : loot
: public offices made the property of a successful party
: something valuable or desirable gained through special effort or opportunism or in return for a favor
: despoil, strip
: pillage, rob
: to seize by force
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