stoush

stoush

[stoush] Australian Informal.
verb (used with object)
1.
stonker ( defs 1, 2 ).
noun
2.
a fight or brawl.

Origin:
1890–95; perhaps imitative

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stoush (staʊʃ)
 
vb
1.  (tr) to hit or punch
 
n
2.  fighting, violence, or a fight
 
[C19: of uncertain origin]

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