Definition of Fight


  • a boxing or wrestling match
    "the fight was on television last night"
  • an intense verbal dispute
    "a violent fight over the bill is expected in the Senate"
  • an aggressive willingness to compete
    "the team was full of fight"
  • 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"
  • a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war
    "Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga"
    "he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement"


  • exert oneself continuously, vigorously, or obtrusively to gain an end or engage in a crusade for a certain cause or person
    be an advocate for
    "The liberal party pushed for reforms"
    "She is crusading for women's rights"
    "The Dean is pushing for his favorite candidate"
  • make a strenuous or labored effort
    "She struggled for years to survive without welfare"
    "He fought for breath"
  • fight against or resist strongly
    "The senator said he would oppose the bill"
    "Don't fight it!"
    - fight back - fight down
  • be engaged in a fight
    carry on a fight
    "the tribesmen fought each other"
    "Siblings are always fighting"
    "Militant groups are contending for control of the country"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble fight

15 unscramble word found using the letters fight.

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