trash-talk

trash-talk

[trash-tawk]
verb (used without object)
to use disparaging or boastful language.

trash-talker, noun
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trash-talking

noun
disparaging or boastful language used especially to demoralize or intimidate opponents: trash-talking in the locker room.
Also, trash talk.


Origin:
1985–90, Americanism

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