fight with


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fight someone or something with something

to attack or battle someone or something with something. We can't fight the enemy with clubs and pitchforks! I fought him with my bare fists.
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fight with (someone or some creature) (over someone or something)

to fight with someone or an animal over who gets or keeps someone or something. The terrier fought with the collie over the piece of meat. I don't want to fight you over Harry.
See also: fight
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Ali's story is well known and his fight with Chuvalo only a blip in his stellar career, but for Chuvalo it was his defining moment, the one fight he will always be remembered for.
Daring to initiate or perpetuate a fight with a loved one is a real barometer of just how much I trust the relationship.
His last outing was his first and last fight with the now defunct World Fighting Alliance.
Klores produced the 2005 documentary, ``Ring of Fire: The Emile Griffith Story,'' that depicted, among other things, Griffith's tragic fight with Paret.
Arum said Pacquiao had returned the $500,000 bonus he had received for signing a seven-fight deal with Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions, which, according to Arum, had interfered with the contract Pacquiao had signed with Top Rank for the fight with Morales.
Now, he is looking at a fight with Oscar De La Hoya, who has said he will fight once more if it is against Mayweather.
Goossen had actually promoted Mayweather's fight with Sharmba Mitchell last November, when Mayweather was a free agent.
It's exactly what Jose Luis Castillo did four months ago, when he tried to stay at lightweight for one more fight with Corrales on June 3.
Manny Pacquiao's seven-fight contract that was signed last week with Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions may not last very long, thanks to a clause in Pacquiao's contract for the fight with Erik Morales on Nov.
Rahman has had his own ups and downs since his first fight with Maskaev -- at one point losing three straight to Lennox Lewis, 39-year-old Evander Holyfield and John Ruiz.
Shaw knew then it might be his last fight with Wright, but he held out hope that Wright would continue to work with him at least on a fight-by-fight basis.
Gotzev said Toney was old and fat and Duva said taking a fight with Peter was the most foolish decision Toney had ever made.
Everything has been agreed to, but we wanted to wait until after Pacquiao's fight with Larios'' to sign the contract, Arum said.
This was the second consecutive time Castillo did not make the 135-pound limit for a fight with Corrales.
LAS VEGAS -- Ricardo Mayorga, prior to his fight Saturday with Oscar De La Hoya, said De La Hoya wouldn't be man enough to stand and fight with him in spite of everything he had said about De La Hoya and his wife, Millie.