fight one's way


fight one's way
move forward with difficulty.
fight

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  • fight one's way — ► fight one s way move forward with difficulty. Main Entry: ↑fight …   English terms dictionary

  • fight one's way — force one s way, push through …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Unable to fight one's way out of a paperbag — ineffectual; lacking strength; lacking spirit …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • unable to fight one's way out of a paperbag — Australian Slang ineffectual; lacking strength; lacking spirit …   English dialects glossary

  • 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,… …   English terms dictionary

  • 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… …   English World dictionary

  • fight — verb (past and past participle fought) 1》 take part in a violent struggle involving physical force or weapons.     ↘engage in (a war or contest).     ↘quarrel or argue.     ↘(fight someone/thing off) defend oneself against an attack by someone or …   English new terms dictionary

  • fight — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. battle, affray, brawl, quarrel; contest, struggle; pugnacity. Slang, scrap. See contention, irascibility, resolution. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A violent struggle] Syn. strife, conflict, contention, feud …   English dictionary for students

  • Fight Club (novel) — Fight Club   First …   Wikipedia

  • 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