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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


What does bring a knife to a gunfight mean?

Meaning of idioms with examples...

bring a knife to a gunfight

(Also, take a knife to a gunfight)
To enter into a confrontation or other challenging situation without being adequately equipped or prepared.


We lost the deal against much equipped competitors because we brought a knife to a gunfight.

This idiom is in the war category

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