English version

fighting words/talk

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfighting words/talkfighting words/talksomething you say that shows that you want to fight hard for something fight
Examples from the Corpus
fighting words/talkAnd we need to warn them that the words they are using can very easily become fighting words.Today in the 1980s many Christians don't like this fighting talk.Where I come from that's fighting talk.It sounds like good fighting talk but, beyond the active birth arena, I wonder how accurate a picture it represents.
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