noun (WikiSaurus?-link, fight)
- An occasion of fighting.
- (archaic) A battle between opposing armies.
- A physical confrontation or combat between two or more people or groups.
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- (context, Sports) A boxing or martial arts match.
- I'm going to Nick"s to watch the big tomorrow night.
- A conflict, possibly nonphysical, with opposing ideas or forces; strife.
- I'll put up a to save this company.
- The will or ability to fight
- As soon as he saw the size of his opponent, all the went out of him.
verb (fights, fighting, fought, fought or foughten)
- Dutch: vechtlust
- French: combativité
- German: Keilerei
- Italian: combattimento(it)m, incontro(it)m
- Spanish: lucha(es)f
- (intransitive) To contend in physical conflict, either singly or in war, battle etc.
- The two boxers have been fighting for more than half an hour.
- A wounded animal will like a maniac.
- (intransitive) To strive for; to campaign or contend for success.
- He fought for the Democrats in the last election.
- (transitive) To conduct or engage in (battle, warfare etc.).
- The battle was fought just over that hill.
- (transitive) To engage in combat with; to oppose physically, to contest with.
- My grandfather fought the Nazis in the Second World War.
- (transitive) To try to overpower; to fiercely counteract.
- The government pledged to corruption.
- Dutch: (t, nl, bevechten), (t, nl, bekampen)
- French: combattre(fr)
- German: bekí¤mpfen
- Italian: lottare contro
- Spanish: luchar(es)
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