at daggers drawnMeaning: about to or ready to fight.Example: The two neighboring countries have several times been at daggers drawn over extraction of the natural resources from the ocean.
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wouldn’t dream of ❯❮ a damp squib
Arpit Chhabra writes on 10th July 2017
It means showing strong dislike for someone.
Priya Jadeja writes on 1st July 2017
The idiom AT DAGGERS DRAWN means that to be ready to fight or be ready for a battle.I know the meaning of the idiom but not the origin. Can someone please share with me the origin of this idiom?I hope you will.
Himanshi Choudhary writes on 12th May 2017
My brother and me at daggers drawn all the time.😅😂😊😇😇
Darjatboto writes on 9th May 2017
To prepared for fighting.
zahid mehmood writes on 28th November 2015
Pakistan and India are at daggers drawn.
Azeem writes on 29th July 2016
It’s very easy idiom.
Shainy sharon writes on 11th June 2015
I luved it
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