I won't give up without a fight

I won't give up without a fight.

Fig. I will not give in easily. (Compare this with Don't give up too eas(il)y.) Sue: Stick by your principles, Fred. Fred: Don't worry, I won't give up without a fight. Bob: The boss wants me to turn the Wilson project over to Tom. Sue: How can he do that? Bob: I don't know. All I know is that I won't give up without a fight.
See also: fight, give, up, without