fight like cat and dog

fight like cat and dog phrase
to fight or argue often or with a lot of anger
Thesaurus: to fight physicallysynonym to arguehyponym to attack a person or objectsynonym
Main entry: fight

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • fight like cat and dog —    Two people who fight or argue like cat and dog frequently have violent arguments, even though they are fond of each other.     They fight like cat and dog but they re still together after 30 years …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • fight like cat and dog — British & Australian, British & American to argue violently all the time. We get on very well as adults but as kids we fought like cat and dog …   New idioms dictionary

  • fight like cat and dog — to fight or argue often or with a lot of anger …   English dictionary

  • like cat and dog —    Two people who fight or argue like cat and dog frequently have violent arguments, even though they are fond of each other.     They fight like cat and dog but they re still together after 30 years.     cat and dog life    A life in which… …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • fight like cats and dogs — informal (of two people) be continually arguing with one another * * * fight like cats and dogs see ↑fight, 1 • • • Main Entry: ↑cat fight like cats and dogs (chiefly US) (or Brit fight like cat and dog) informal : to fight or argue a lot or in a …   Useful english dictionary

  • fight — fight1 W1S1 [faıt] v past tense and past participle fought [fo:t US fo:t] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(war)¦ 2¦(hit people)¦ 3¦(try to do something)¦ 4¦(prevent something)¦ 5¦(compete)¦ 6¦(argue)¦ 7¦(sport)¦ 8¦(emotion)¦ 9¦(law)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cat — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ domestic, family, house (esp. AmE), household, pet ▪ big ▪ She went to Africa to photograph big cats. ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • fight — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 struggle using physical force ADJECTIVE ▪ big ▪ fierce ▪ brutal, nasty, vicious ▪ real …   Collocations dictionary

  • fight */*/*/ — I UK [faɪt] / US verb Word forms fight : present tense I/you/we/they fight he/she/it fights present participle fighting past tense fought UK [fɔːt] / US [fɔt] past participle fought 1) [intransitive/transitive] if people fight, they use guns or… …   English dictionary

  • Cat — For other uses, see Cat (disambiguation) and Cats (disambiguation). Domestic cat[1] …   Wikipedia

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