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    Question spit and vinegar

    What does this phrase "spit and vinegar" mean?

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    Re: spit and vinegar

    It is a more polite way of saying, "piss and vinegar."

    When someone is "full of piss and vinegar" he is high-spirited, hostile, beligerent, quick-tempered, and generally disagreeable.

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