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fight2 S2 W3
a situation in which two people or groups hit, push etc each other:
Sam's always getting into fights at school.
fights over territory
pick/start a fight
He was trying to pick a fight.
the process of trying to achieve something or prevent something
the fight for justice and democracy
The little girl lost her fight for life (=fight to stay alive) last night.
the fight against crime
fight to do something
the fight to get financial aid
You'll have a fight on your hands (=it will be difficult) to convince the committee.
They've had a fight with the neighbours.
fights over money
a boxing match:
Are you going to watch the big fight tonight?
a battle between two armies
the fight for Bunker Hill
energy or the desire to keep fighting for something you want:
There's plenty of fight left in your grandmother.
to work very hard to fight or compete in a difficult situation:
Our team put up a good fight.
a fight that continues until one side is completely defeated