fight

  • 1 fight — ► VERB (past and past part. fought) 1) take part in a violent struggle involving physical force or weapons. 2) engage in (a war or contest). 3) quarrel or argue. 4) (fight off) defend oneself against an attack by. 5) struggle to overcome,… …

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  • 2 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

  • 3 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… …

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  • 4 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… …

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  • 5 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… …

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  • 6 Fight — (f[imac]t), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fought} (f[add]t); p. pr. & vb. n. {Fighting}.] [OE. fihten, fehten, AS. feohtan; akin to D. vechten, OHG. fehtan, G. fechten, Sw. f[ a]kta, Dan. fegte, and perh. to E. fist; cf. L. pugnare to fight, pugnus fist.] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 fight — fight; fight·able; fight·er; re·fight; fight·ing·ly; …

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  • 8 Fight — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Fight Información personal Origen Arizona, Estados Unidos …

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  • 9 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 …

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  • 10 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,… …

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  • 11 Fight — [fait] der; s, s <aus engl. fight, eigtl. »Kampf«, zu to fight, vgl. ↑fighten> hart geführter Kampf, Wettkampf (bes. beim Boxen) …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 12 Fight — »verbissen geführter Kampf; Boxkampf«: Das Fremdwort wurde im 20. Jh. entlehnt aus engl. fight (aengl. feoht) »Gefecht, Kampf« (vgl. ↑ fechten). – Abl.: fighten »boxen, kämpfen« (20. Jh.; aus engl. to fight); Fighter »Kämpfer‹natur›; Boxer« (20.… …

    Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • 13 fight — I (argument) noun altercation, bickering, broil, certamen, clash, conflict, confrontation, contest, controversy, debate, difference, disagreement, discord, disputation, dispute, dissension, embroilment, estrangement, expression of contrary… …

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  • 14 Fight — 〈 [faıt] m.; Gen.: s, Pl.: s; Sport〉 1. harter, verbissener Wettkampf 2. Boxkampf; ein guter, fairer Fight [Etym.: engl., »Kampf«] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 15 fight — vb 1 battle, war, *contend Analogous words: struggle, strive (see ATTEMPT): dispute, debate (see Discuss): wrangle, squabble, quarrel, altercate (see under QUARREL n) 2 *resist, withstand, contest, oppose, combat, conflict, antagonize fight n… …

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  • 16 Fight — [fait] der; s, s; Sport gespr; 1 ein (Box)Kampf 2 das intensive Kämpfen (Fighten) um den Sieg …

    Langenscheidt Großwörterbuch Deutsch als Fremdsprache

  • 17 Fight — Fight(englausgesprochen)m 1.verbissenerWettkampf.AusdemEnglnach1945übernommen.Sportl. 2.Luftkampf, gefecht.BSD1960ff …

    Wörterbuch der deutschen Umgangssprache

  • 18 fight — sb., en, er, erne …

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  • 19 Fight — [fai̮t ], der; s, s <englisch> (Kampf) …

    Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • 20 fight — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 struggle using physical force ADJECTIVE ▪ big ▪ fierce ▪ brutal, nasty, vicious ▪ real …

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