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at daggers drawn

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look daggers at someone

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a short knife with a pointed blade used for piercing or stabbing

a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote

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A I WOULD have thought it was better to have the two women being good friends rather than at daggers drawn like some wives and ex wives.
With the election looming and with Tony Blair and Prime Minister-in-waiting Gordon Brown at daggers drawn, the play has never been more apt.
The pair have been at daggers drawn ever since Louis joined Juice FM from rival station City FM.
You know that two people are at daggers drawn when they make a direct statement claiming to be united,'' said Liberal Democrat Treasury spokesman Matthew Taylor.
The students are at daggers drawn in the white versus black conflict but it's football that unites the school, then the community.
The man who played James Bond - the most famous big-screen spy in the world - is at daggers drawn with British Nuclear Fuels Ltd after they used his picture in their magazine.
The firebrand, who is at daggers drawn with the PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari, never lets a chance to take a poke his former close friend go to waste.
Indeed, so acute is the problem, that there are problems within a force, as is the case with Mumbai where the anti- terrorist squad has been traditionally at daggers drawn with the crime branch.
Fat Boy runs afoul of Whitney, and Pat and Peggy are still at daggers drawn.
I get on well with the younger one, but his older sister and me are at daggers drawn.
Taylor is convinced that Scotland can exploit the problems Holland have been experiencing lately, with Dick Advocaat and striker Ruud van Nistelrooy at daggers drawn.
It is to be mentioned here that in recent past the two parties have been at daggers drawn amid the PTI antigovernment movement.
WHILE the politicians and political parties are busy speculating the possible poll results , rival factions in the Himachal Congress are at daggers drawn for the post of chief minister.
A YOU'VE got to ask yourself how your mum would feel if she knew her two children were at daggers drawn.
Square United have always been at daggers drawn with Ardee Celtic.