enter the fray

enter the fray

also join the fray
to become involved in a very competitive situation Cable TV companies have entered the fray, using their high-speed lines to provide Internet access.
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enter/join the fray

to become involved in an argument or a fight Members of the royal family rarely enter the political fray.
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Favourites New Zealand were also shortened in the outright betting, from 4-9 to 4-11, with South Africa looking out of the running and easy meat for the All Blacks when they enter the fray on Saturday.
Reports of an increased Kraft bid come amid expectations that another US firm, Hershey, is set to enter the fray with a counterbid for Cadbury.
The host nation enter the fray with a difficult fixture against the 2004 semi-finalists, who start as favourites.
Pyle and Kenfig and Wenvoe Castle do not enter the fray until Tuesday but then clash head-on.
Delta's plan, which will likely be more reliant on equity than cash, will establish a new mark that could force US Airways to raise its bid or encourage another airline to enter the fray.
Suzuki is the latest to enter the fray, with its 2007 SX4, which evolved from the Suzuki Swift.
If secularists are disappointed with the present course of their democracy, maybe they should sever their safe and antiseptic dependence upon intellectual and governmental institutions, drop the hyperbole, and--perish the thought--pinch a page or two from Christian evangelism's well-worn and sweat-soaked handbook: save the condescending smirks, hit the pavement, knock on some doors, and enter the fray.
That leaves the 4,000 or so with priority vouchers to enter the fray on Friday with a public sale starting a week tomorrow.
Jay Nixon noted the US plane-maker's Show-Me State roots and pledged to compete aggressively against the other bidders, as suitors across the country enter the fray to land a new Boeing Co.
YET another mini-SUV will enter the fray in the booming crossover market this summer in the shape of the all new Peugeot 2008.
There is no hint of a peace deal between boss Roberto Mancini and the striker who stands accused of refusing to enter the fray in a Champions League game at Bayern Munich when he was a sub.
USC student Jason Junge will enter the fray dangling a UCLA Bruins bear mascot swinging from a hangman's noose.
Petrol giant BP is also expected to enter the fray and cut prices today.
Similarly armed, Odette Hughes and Antoine Vereecken enter the fray like a pair of carnivorous insects set on devouring each other.
Sam Pinder will start at scrum-half for Glasgow, with Beveridge poised to enter the fray as an impact sub in the crucial last 20 minutes.