Definition of knock-down-drag-out in English:

knock-down-drag-out

Line breaks: knock-down-drag-out

noun

informal
A free-for-all fight.
More example sentences
  • I'm reminded of the knock-down-drag-outs I had with my two brothers as a kid.
  • Maybe if it's an all out, knock-down-drag-out fight, some teacher will notice and try to stop it.
  • They argue that conflict, as long as it's not the knock-down-drag-out variety, is the oxygen of creativity.

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