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[soop-uh n-fish] /ˈsup ənˈfɪʃ/
noun, Informal.
a man's formal evening clothes.
Origin of soup-and-fish
alluding to the early courses of a formal dinner Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Slang definitions & phrases for soup-and-fish

sound off

verb phrase

  1. To talk, esp to complain, loud and long; bluster: Its leaders have sounded off on various issues (WWI Army)
  2. To boast; brag: He was sounding off again about what a big shot he is (WWII Army)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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