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Noun
A fight or argument
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“And the show's roving reporter will inevitably look as if he has experienced a major set-to with the studio hairdresser before each episode.”
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A vigorous struggle or scuffle, typically in order to obtain or achieve something
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A hostile or argumentative situation or meeting between opposing parties
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Set-to
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Conflict or animosity caused by a clash of wills, temperaments, or opinions
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Start doing something with vigour or determination
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To quibble over trivial matters
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To get involved, especially in an active or vigorous manner
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Not quite
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To apply oneself to, or start work on, a given task or issue
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To exchange or express diverging or opposite views, typically in a heated or angry way
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To hold and perform the expected duties of (a post or role)
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To engage in a war
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Preposition
On the brink of
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