Definitions of fight

  1. To contend for victory in battle or in single combat; to contend in arms; to contend or strive; to act as a soldier.
  2. To cause to fight; to manage or maneuver in a fight; as, to fight cocks; to fight one's ship.
  3. To war against; strive for the mastery of; maneuver or manage in battle, as ships.
  4. To engage in conflict with:- pr. p. fighting; pa. t. and pa. p. fought ( fawt).
  5. To combat with.
  6. To contend with; carry on ( a contest); direct in battle.
  7. To act in opposition to anything; to struggle against; to contend; to strive; to make resistance.
  8. 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.
  9. A struggle or contest of any kind.
  10. Strength or disposition for fighting; pugnacity; as, he has a great deal of fight in him.
  11. A screen for the combatants in ships.
  12. To strive or contend for victory, with armies or in single combat; to attempt to defeat, subdue, or destroy an enemy, either by blows or weapons; to contend in arms; - followed by with or against.
  13. To contend in battle or in arms; to try to destroy or overcome an enemy or opponent; make war; offer resistance.
  14. To strive with; to contend in war or in single combat.
  15. To contend in war or single combat.
  16. fight against or resist strongly; " The senator said he would oppose the bill"; " Don't fight it!"
  17. be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; " the tribesmen fought each other"; " Siblings are always fighting"
  18. make a strenuous or labored effort; " She struggled for years to survive without welfare"; " He fought for breath"
  19. To contend or strive; give battle.
  20. To carry on, as a battle; to win by a struggle; to war against; to cause to fight.
  21. To contend for victory; to combat.
  22. Fighting.
  23. an intense verbal dispute; " a violent fight over the bill is expected in the Senate"
  24. A combat; battle or engagement; contest; a quarrel in which physical force is used.
  25. Fighter.
  26. A struggle; a combat; a battle or engagement.
  27. A combat; struggle.
  28. Strife; battle; conflict; combat.
  29. A battle; a contest.
  30. A battle; a combat.
  31. Fought.