fight like cat and dog

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Definition of fight like cat and dog

British, informal
: to fight or argue a lot or in a very forceful and angry way a married couple who are always fighting like cat and dog

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“Fight like cat and dog.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fight%20like%20cat%20and%20dog. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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