come out swinging Rate this phrase:(1.00 / 1 vote)
To display spunk and strength of character, especially when rising above or when fighting back against trouble or adversity.

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come out swingingTo initiate an encounter or interaction by behaving in an unrestrainedly aggressive, confrontational, or accusatory manner.
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