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slugfest

Saltos de línea: slug|fest
Pronunciación: /slʌɡfɛst
 
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Definición de slugfest en inglés:

sustantivo

North American informal
A tough and challenging contest, especially in sports such as boxing and baseball: the fight brought back memories of the classic 1976 Lyle-Foreman slugfest those hearings turned into a rushed, circus-like political slugfest
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Covering these slugfests blends sports reporting and instant history.
  • This is basically an even matchup, a toe-to-toe slugfest of a heavyweight championship battle in the making.
  • Both were settling into the fight, which was establishing itself as a boxing match and not a slugfest at all.

Origen

early 20th century: from slug2 + -fest.

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