Fight synonyms

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An intense competition:
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A conflict or quarrel:
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A brief but vigorous struggle or contest; scuffle
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A statement or point that one argues for as true or valid
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The action of the verb to wrangle
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A fight or struggle, esp. a protracted one; war
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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A confused struggle or fight at close quarters.
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A violent struggle
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A vehement quarrel.
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A sharp disagreement; conflict
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The score accumulated at any given time in a game:
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A slight quarrel; spat
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A brief, usually heated conflict or argument.
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The definition of a squabble is a silly little fight or tiff.
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Something that disturbs, as a commotion, scuffle, or public tumult.
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A disagreement or quarrel that causes a breach between persons formerly close
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A quarrel or argument.
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A melee; a free-for-all.
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Any of several plants of the genus Rheum, especially R. rhabarbarum, having long edible green or reddish leafstalks that are usually cooked and sweetened.
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A belligerent or aggressively hostile attitude, nature, or quality
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To move or progress with difficulty:
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To engage in a bad-tempered quarrel, often in a petty manner over something trivial; squabble.
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To engage in an encounter
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Of, relating to, or characteristic of an enemy:
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The definition of pugnacious is eager to fight or disagree.
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(Uncountable) Controversy; debate.
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An argument, or discussion, usually in an ordered or formal setting, often with more than two people, generally ending with a vote or other decision.
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The definition of a combat is a battle or struggle.
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Arranged, regular combat between two private persons, often over a matter of honor.
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A state of long-standing mutual hostility.
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A period of time spent in a particular way; a spell:
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A violent struggle
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A violent struggle
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The definition of a fuss is a lot of activity or focus on something.
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A tournament
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A confused misunderstanding or disagreement
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(Sports & Games) A unit of play that occupies a specified time, constitutes a certain number of plays, or allows each player a turn, especially the 18-hole sequence played in golf or one of the periods in a boxing match.
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A rowdy argument.
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The definition of a fracas is a noisy disturbance, fight or argument.
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Something that is difficult, as a hard problem or an obstacle or objection
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A wild or turbulent disturbance created by a large number of people.
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(--- Archaic) A reason or matter for dispute or contention:
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Difference of opinion; disagreement.
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Rivalry, as between two individuals or entities, a quest to secure an advantage over another; in business, rivalry for customers or a share of the marketplace. See unfair competition.
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A violent struggle
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The relationship between two or more rivals who regularly compete with each other. The term usually applies to two rivals.
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A minor or preliminary conflict or dispute:
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(Sports) A practice session or informal game, as between two units of the same team.
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A hoe that is designed to work soil by being pushed and pulled.
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A series or number of fast-moving, exciting, or dangerous events, especially in a movie:
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A sudden rushing forth; sally; specif., a quick raid on besiegers by those besieged
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(Idiomatic, by extension) An intense, rancorous argument or confrontation.
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A jousting contest (countable) [1510]
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A violent struggle
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A violent struggle
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A contest, race, etc. that anyone may enter
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A sudden outbreak, outburst or eruption (originally of flame, but now used more generally of any violent activity)
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A noisy clamor.
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The act or characteristic of being aggressive or combative.
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Unyielding boldness and daring; firmness in doing something that exposes one to difficulty, danger, or calumnity; intrepidness.
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(Idiomatic) To act or behave; especially to misbehave so as to attract attention.
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To be in conflict; struggle; contend; fight
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To persist steadfastly in pursuit of an undertaking, task, journey or mission in spite of distraction, difficulty, obstacles or discouragement.
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Persist is defined as to refuse to give up or to continue to repeat an action.
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To struggle for an end
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To keep erect; to support; to sustain; to keep from falling; to maintain.
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To struggle for an end
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To work hard; exert oneself to get or do something; strive
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To make or decorate by needlework:
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To struggle for an end
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To have labor pains; suffer the pains of childbirth
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To struggle for an end
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To struggle for an end
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To struggle for an end
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To struggle for an end
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To struggle for an end
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(Figuratively) To protest or make a fuss, especially over a proposed course of action.
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To strive in debate; to engage in discussion; to dispute; to argue.
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To carry on, as a contest; to wage.
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To object to.
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To oppose actively; fight, argue, or work against
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(Intransitive) To make a strong objection.
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An objection, exception, or other formal questioning of the capability or legal qualifications of a person, the existence of a right, or the legality of an action or thing. An objection by a party or a lawyer to a potential juror or jury panel and his or her request that a judge disqualify the individual or the panel from hearing that party’s cause or trial. To call into question.
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To face or oppose boldly, defiantly, or antagonistically
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Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
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To deal with something in a direct way; to set to work upon.
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Argue is defined as to verbally disagree with someone.
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(Intransitive) To find fault; to cavil.
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(Intransitive) To enter into an armed conflict with another nation
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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To withstand is to be able to successfully cope with something or to be able to resist or remain unaffected by something.
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To engage in an encounter
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(Idiomatic, dated) To engage in warfare; to attack or fight with military force.
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(Idiomatic, vulgar) For males, to urinate simultaneously such that the streams intersect.
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To engage in an encounter
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(Idiomatic) To fight; to initiate physical conflict, especially subsequent to escalating tension or antagonism.
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To engage in an encounter
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To brawl is to become involved in a noisy or violent fight.
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To meet (someone) or find (something) unexpectedly.
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To engage in an encounter
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Grapple is defined as to struggle with something or someone.
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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The definition of collide means to crash into something or to have conflict.
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To engage in an encounter
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Wrestle is defined as to struggle, fight or take part in a sport where two opponents struggle with each other to force and pin the other to a mat or to the ground.
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To fight with the fists or in a boxing match.
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To box with jabbing or feinting movements, landing few heavy blows, as in exhibition or practice matches
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To engage in an encounter
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To attempt to deal with or understand something; contend or struggle:
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To argue; debate
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To row against in a race
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To engage in an encounter
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The definition of compete means to be in a contest or rivalry.
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To stake a sum of money upon a hand of cards, as in the old game of gleek. See revie.
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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(Idiomatic) To accept a challenge.
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To battle for a noble cause.
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To engage in an encounter
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(Intransitive) to be forced into some kind of situation
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To engage in an encounter
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To subject to a heavy attack, physical or figurative.
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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(Idiomatic) to go out onto the playing field
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Scrap means to throw away something that is no longer useful.
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To trouble, to bother, to annoy.
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(Idiomatic) To come into conflict.
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(Chiefly US, idiomatic) To continue to struggle or fight until either victorious or defeated.
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To engage in an encounter
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(Idiomatic) To argue heavily or at length.
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To bring to an end; discontinue
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(Reflexive, archaic) To conduct or acquit (oneself); to behave (in a specified way).
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(Chess) To withdraw (a piece), as from a dangerous position
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(Mixed martial arts) To win a fight by submission.
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To give up, as in defeat; surrender or submit.
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A hostile act or military attack:
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The attitude of facing and dealing with anything recognized as dangerous, difficult, or painful, instead of withdrawing from it; quality of being fearless or brave; valor
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Showing or having the impulse to be combative.
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Of war; of fighting
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Of or relating to something that is in question as to its value or intent.
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Having a peevish nature; cranky.
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Characterized by bloodshed or carnage.
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The definition of militant is at war, fighting or ready to fight.
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Of Taurus
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Pugnacious or bellicose
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A noisy brawl or quarrel; public fight or riot; breach of the peace
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The characteristic of being bellicose.
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The state of being combative
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A conflict involving armed forces:
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A brief or minor argument or quarrel
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A dispute, especially a public one, between sides holding opposing views.
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(Military) lines of fire from multiple positions that cross in a small region
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A vigorous, concerted action for some cause or idea, or against some abuse
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Fray is defined as a noisy struggle or fight.
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Conflict, as between persons having dissimilar ideas or interests; clash.
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Sciamachy is a fight with imaginary attackers.
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A feud between two families that arises from the injury or killing of the member of one family by a member of the other family, leading to long-lasting animosity and retaliatory acts of revenge.
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To strive in opposition
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To apply, spread, remove, etc. with a stroke or strokes as of a brush
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To make content; satisfy
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To come to terms with; to overcome any difficulties presented by.
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To strive in opposition
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To turn in for replacement:
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To clench or grind (the teeth) in anger or determination
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To attack as false or questionable; challenge in argument:
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To have force or influence; bring about an effect or a change:
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To do something in response to an action done to oneself or an associate, especially to attack or injure someone as a response to a hurtful action.
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(Slang) To engage in a gang fight.
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(US, dialect) To slap, as with the open hand; to clap together, as the hands.
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To inspirit, animate, encourage, cheer, etc.
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To strive in opposition
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The definition of withdrawal is the act of taking something out, or stopping participation in an activity.
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An agreement or a treaty to end hostilities:
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To accept or support a policy or program:
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To end hostilities; to reach a peace agreement.
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To relinquish possession or control of (something) to another because of demand or compulsion:
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To expose or make liable to danger, suspicion, or disrepute:
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The definition of believe means to have confidence in the truth of something.
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To assume and carry successfully, as the part of an actor; to represent or act; to sustain.
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To quibble is defined as to use petty, trivial expressions or arguments when discussing an issue.
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A fight with the bare fists.
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A fistfight.
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Polemic is a controversy, debate or dispute, or a person who is inclined to argue.
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The state or quality of being bellicose; bellicosity
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The state of being contentious.
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The act or quality of being pugnacious.
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The state of being truculent.
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A fight or battle; an occasion on which people fight
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The state of being competitive.
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(Intransitive, in sports) to overturn a losing deficit.
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fight against or resist strongly
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In litigation, to oppose a claimant’s case; to advance or protect one’s own adverse interests. Also, as an attorney, to represent the defendant in a criminal case or civil proceeding.
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To lay stress upon, emphasize
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To engage in an operation planned to achieve a certain goal:
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To move violently
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A heated dispute
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Any person or thing equal or similar to another in some way
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Petty quarreling. Usually considered a childish behaviour, although often applied to adults.
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A clash or conflict of opinions, interests, etc.
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A violent struggle
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A harsh or confused noise, as the sound of battle; clash; din
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The act of estranging; the act of alienating; alienation.
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Plural form of hostility
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(Informal) Noisy confusion; uproar; row; disturbance
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(Poker) The displaying, faceup on the table, of the hands of all of the players who have not withdrawn as of the final round of betting, to determine who wins the pot
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(Brit., Informal) A quantity given or taken at one time
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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To engage in an encounter
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Combative
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Contending or acting against; as, antagonistic forces.
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A reason for dread or apprehension:
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To press or urge forward; to drive.
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Synonym Study

  • Contest refers to a struggle, either friendly or hostile, for supremacy in some matter athletic contests, a contest of wits
  • Contention most frequently applies to heated verbal strife, or dispute religious contention
  • Struggle implies great effort or violent exertion, physical or otherwise the struggle for existence
  • Conflict , which may apply to anything from armed fighting to mental struggle, refers to a sharp disagreement or clash, as between opposing groups, interests, or ideas, and emphasizes difficulty of resolution the conflict over slavery
  • Fight , a rather general word for any contest, struggle, or quarrel, stresses physical or hand-to-hand combat
Find another word for fight. In this page you can discover 233 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fight, like: battle, strife, tussle, contention, wrangling, conflict, go at it tooth and nail, bandy with, melee, boxing match and altercation.