Piss and vingarUploader: Jase 4 days ago Subscribe 3346
Please tell us where you read or heard it including the quote, if possible. Grampa walked up and slapped Tom on the chest, and his eyes grinned with affection and pride. Post as a guest Name. Test your vocabulary with our question quiz! It's an old idiom with the two indicated forms which suggests that the person has a spirited personality and is not apt to be passive and silent when an affront is sensed. A useful skill for longer nights. Need even more definitions? The typical, or more common, idiom, is full of piss and vinegar that is, piss rather than spit. Though using it would mark you as a bit old-fashioned because on the whole, the idiom's usage has all but faded.