To fight is defined as to participate in a physical or verbal disagreement, or to face something and struggle through it.
To be idle; loaf:
(Physics) To cause the atoms of a solid to be removed from the surface by bombardment with atoms in a discharge tube.
To remove (an outer covering); peel off:
To climb (a rope or pole, for example) by gripping and pulling alternately with the hands and legs.
To cook (beaten eggs) until firm but with a soft consistency.
To climb with difficulty, especially on all fours; scramble.
To strive in combat; fight
To struggle or fight with by wrestling; wrestle with
To oppose as in a battle; fight
To strive for victory or superiority; contend.
To fight, struggle, contend, etc. briefly but vigorously; wrestle; scuffle
To exert great effort in pulling; pull hard; drag; haul
To proceed laboriously; advance or move with painful effort or difficulty
(Informal) To fight, quarrel, or argue
To struggle or fight forcefully; contend:
To be attractive to or impress (someone's fancy, sense of humor, etc.)
To struggle or fight in rough confusion
To proceed with great effort; plod:
To pick a fight or start an argument.
Grapple is defined as to struggle with something or someone.
To move in a lively or bouncy manner:
(Archaic) To try to achieve
To try to disprove or invalidate (something) as by argument or legal action; dispute
(Obs.) To fight; battle; contend
(Intransitive, of clothes) to not look good together.
To quarrel or fight noisily
(Archaic) To try to seize or get control of by attacking.
To suffer mental anguish or worry about something:
To fight with lances; joust.
To pass (time) without doing anything:
(Law) To effectuate a surrender of.
Find another word for struggled. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for struggled, like: fought, lazed, sputtered, skinned, shinned, scrambled, clambered, contended, wrestled, battled and vied.