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 throw with a quick, light, or careless motion or with a sudden jerk

    :  to throw up in the air

    :  match

  1. :  an act or instance of tossing: such as

    :  throw, pitch

    :  an abrupt tilting or upward fling


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