sparring

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VerbEdit

sparring

  1. present participle of spar

NounEdit

sparring (countable and uncountable, plural sparrings)

  1. The act of one who spars.
    • 2010, Kenneth Tucker, Shakespeare and Jungian Typology: A Reading of the Plays (page 48)
      Albeit he is under the influence of the magic juice, Lysander's words to Hermia — once he has switched his romantic allegiance to Helena — are bitter, cruel. At times Benedick and Beatrice's verbal sparrings drip with an acidity that smarts.

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NounEdit

sparring m (uncountable)

  1. sparring