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piss and vinegar

noun

vigor and aggressive energy

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piss and vinegar

noun phrase

Energy; vitality; pep, pizzazz: I was seventeen years old and 150 pounds of piss and vinegar

Related Terms

full of piss and vinegar

[1942+; full of vinegar, ''interesting, entertaining,'' is found in college slang by 1926]


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