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[nok-doun-drag-out] /ˈnɒkˌdaʊnˈdrægˌaʊt/

marked by unrelenting violence:
a knock-down-drag-out fight.

adjective phrase

Very violent; unrestrained; all-out: They were having a knock-downdrag-out argument when I got there


: Seems the neighbors were having a knockdown-drag-out (1827+)


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