fight

All Noun Verb
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  • Never before had she gone through such a hand-to-hand fight with death. Cited from A Girl in Ten Thousand, by L. T. Meade
  • There he killed one of them in a hand-to-hand fight.
  • One of our men had a hand-to-hand fight with an Indian. Cited from Chief of Scouts, by W.F. Drannan
  • To win he needed the middle states and there the campaign was fought out.
  • Twelve men did he thus kill in hand-to-hand fight before the ships. Cited from The Iliad, by Homer, translated by Samuel Butler
  • The principal case where numbers would help would be in a hand-to-hand fight. Cited from The Naval War of 1812, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • It ended in a hand-to-hand fight; and eventually the enemy gave way. Cited from Hellenica, by Xenophon, translation by Dakyns
  • A hand-to-hand fight followed between the white men and the Indians. Cited from The Beginner's American History, by D. H. Montgomery
  • Hand-to-hand fighting went on in the village all night.
  • After hand-to-hand fighting, the Union troops took control of the fort.
  • Fighting games are a type of action game where on-screen characters fight each other.
  • It was a hand-to-hand fight now with death. Cited from The Tides of Barnegat, by F. Hopkinson Smith
  • On the right and left, hand-to-hand fighting took place. Cited from Malakand Field Force, by Winston S. Churchill
  • It was to be again a hand-to-hand fight. Cited from In Clive's Command, by Herbert Strang
  • For a moment there was a hand-to-hand fight. Cited from True to the Old Flag, by G. A. Henty
  • There was never any problem because we never fought over anything.
  • There were several tribes in the country who fought against each other frequently.
  • The fight took place at and below in a narrow valley.
  • It was a hand-to-hand fight -- one against a hundred. Cited from The Mintage, by Elbert Hubbard
  • However, he failed, and again fighting broke out between the two parties.
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Meaning of fight

  • noun The act of fighting; any contest or struggle
    a fight broke out at the hockey game, there was fighting in the streets, the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap
  • noun An intense verbal dispute
    a violent fight over the bill is expected in the Senate
  • noun A boxing or wrestling match
    the fight was on television last night
  • verb Fight against or resist strongly
    The senator said he would oppose the bill, Don't fight it!
  • verb Make a strenuous or labored effort
    She struggled for years to survive without welfare, He fought for breath