bun fight


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bun fight

n (dated inf)Festivitäten pl (dated)

bun fight

n (Brit) (fam) → m inv (ricevimento)
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THERE was a bit of a bun fight after the fare rise kicked in last week which rail companies introduced by way of a 'Happy new year' to commuters.
Brighton, who are here this afternoon, are also in the market for a striker as a lot of clubs are, so it is going to be a right bun fight.
Brighton, who are here this afternoon, are also in the market for a striker, as a lot of clubs are, so it is going to be a right bun fight.
Brechin have limped into the promotion bun fight with five losses in their last eight and were unimpressive in Tuesday's 2-2 home draw against Stranraer.
When my elderly parents come over to visit, it's a bun fight to do everything with our daughter, from buggy pushing to bath time - just to stay close and spend precious time with a grandchild they rarely get to see.
So when the good ones come along there is always a bit of a bun fight.
The dung beetles don't care which direction they're going in; they just need to get away from the bun fight at the poo pile," Professor Marcus Byrne from Wits University said.
Maes The Maes yr Eisteddfod represents the most communal aspect of the whole bun fight, with stalls and sideshows, sports, activities, games and food stalls.
However, it's always a huge bun fight at the Metro then the gates to be first in.
Shades of the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act - a classic piece of US protectionism that arguably turned the 1930s depression into a world war - have, commentators say, been hanging over the annual Davos bun fight in recent days.
It will be the last three months when it becomes a bun fight and at the British Open when they know they are down to maybe just six more events.
The question to be asked is whether it was endorsed because people actually agreed with the settlement or because they were worn down by the thought of another protracted bun fight between NZNO and district health board (DHB) chief executives.