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1. A fight between cats.
2. Informal A physical fight or angry argument between people, especially women.
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informal a fight between two women
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a dispute carried out with intense hostility and bitterness.
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cat-fight, cat fight [ˈkætfaɪt] n (between women)crêpage m de chignon
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