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cause/kick up/make etc a stink

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcause/kick up/make etc a stinkcause/kick up/make etc a stinkCOMPLAINto complain very strongly Activists have raised a stink about the shipments of nuclear waste. stink
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cause/kick up/make etc a stinkIt's for your protection, so that you have the union behind you if Mellowes kicks up a stink.It's financial clout that counts or, failing that, kicking up a stink.It will still contain plenty of business and mortgage borrowers to kick up a stink about base rates.
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