fight


fight
fight [n1] physical encounter action, affray, altercation, argument, battle, battle royal*, bout, brawl, broil, brush, clash, combat, conflict, confrontation, contention, contest, controversy, difficulty, disagreement, dispute, dissension, dogfight, duel, engagement, exchange, feud, fisticuffs*, fracas, fray, freefor-all*, fuss, hostility, joust, match, melee, quarrel, riot, rivalry, round, row, ruckus, rumble, scrap*, scrimmage, scuffle, set-to*, skirmish, sparring match, strife, struggle, tiff, to-do*, tussle, war, wrangling; concept 106 —Ant. peace fight [n2] courage, will to resist aggression, aggressiveness, attack, backbone, belligerence, boldness, combativeness, gameness, hardihood, mettle, militancy, pluck, pugnacity, resistance, spirit; concept 411 fight [v1] engage in physical encounter altercate, assault, attack, bandy with*, battle, bear arms, bicker, box, brawl, brush with*, buck, carry on war, challenge, clash, contend, cross swords, dispute, do battle, duel, exchange blows, feud, flare up, go to war, grapple, joust, meet, mix it up*, oppugn, ply weapons, protect, quarrel, repel, resist, rowdy, scrap, scuffle, skirmish, spar, strive, struggle, take all comers*, take the field*, take up the gauntlet*, tiff*, tilt*, traverse, tug, tussle, wage war, war, withstand, wrangle, wrestle; concept 106 —Ant. agree, make peace, surrender, yield fight [v2] oppose action, belief argue, bicker, buck*, buckle down*, carry on, combat, conduct, contest, continue, defy, dispute, effect, endure, engage in, exert oneself, fall out, force, further, hammer away*, hassle, lay into*, light into*, maintain, make a stand against*, oppose, persevere, persist, prosecute, push forward, put up an argument*, repel, resist, row, spare no effort*, squabble, stand up to*, strive, struggle, support, take on, take pains*, tangle with, toil on, travail, traverse, uphold, wage, withstand, wrangle; concepts 46,100,384 —Ant. agree, believe, support, uphold

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  • Fight — Fight, v. t. 1. To carry on, or wage, as a conflict, or battle; to win or gain by struggle, as one s way; to sustain by fighting, as a cause. [1913 Webster] He had to fight his way through the world. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] I have fought a good… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fight — 〈[ faıt] m. 6〉 1. harter, verbissener Wettkampf 2. Boxkampf ● ein guter, fairer Fight [engl., „Kampf“] * * * Fight [fa̮it ], der; s, s [engl. fight, eigtl. = Kampf, zu: to fight = kämpfen, verw. mit ↑ fechten]: 1. verbissen geführter Kampf (in… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Fight — Fight, n. [OE. fight, feht, AS. feoht. See {Fight}, v. i.] 1. A battle; an engagement; a contest in arms; a combat; a violent conflict or struggle for victory, between individuals or between armies, ships, or navies, etc. [1913 Webster] Who now… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • fight — [fīt] vi. fought, fighting [ME fighten < OE feohtan, akin to Ger fechten < IE base * pek , to pluck hair or wool > OE feoh (see FEE) & L pecten, a comb, pecu, cattle] 1. a) to take part in a physical struggle or battle; struggle b) to… …   English World dictionary

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  • fight — s.n. (Anglicism) Luptă, meci (la box). [pron. fait. < engl. fight]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 25.03.2005. Sursa: DN  FIGHT FAIT/ s. n. meci (la box). (< engl. fight) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

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