tug-of-love


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tug-of-love

n
a conflict over custody of a child between divorced parents or between natural parents and foster or adoptive parents
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tug-of-love

[ˌtʌgəvˈlʌv] Nlitigio m entre padres por la custodia de los hijos (después de un divorcio etc)

tug-of-love

[ˌtʌgəvˈlʌv] n (Brit) (fam) → contesa per la custodia dei figli
tug-of-love children bambini coinvolti nella contesa per la custodia
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THIS refers to 'Courts powerless in tug-of-love row' (GDN, July 19).
THE MOTHER of tug-of-love schoolgirl Molly Campbell yesterday spoke of the "soul-searching" that led her to drop her fight for full custody.
The brother of the 12-year- old tug-of-love schoolgirl who was taken to Pakistan by her father without her mother's knowledge is today expected to angrily deny that his sister was kidnapped.
THE Return To Liverpool fighting fund has been set up to raise at least pounds 12,000 for a legal battle to bring tug-of-love brothers John and Louis Tod back to Merseyside from the USA.