enter the fray

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enter the fray

1. To join a competition. Now that you've entered the fray and decided to run for mayor, I hope you've prepared for the personal attacks that are likely to follow.
2. To join in on an argument. Once my relatives start arguing, I usually leave the room rather than enter the fray.
See also: enter, fray
References in classic literature ?
"Ten of us can take the throne," for I had seen that Issus' guards had for the most part entered the fray within the arena.
Altogether, 19 horses have entered the fray and will vie for honours barring last-minute withdrawal(s).
Lowry only entered the fray with nine minutes remaining.
It was refreshing Chong play youthful abandon he entered Liam So, it was refreshing to see Chong play with youthful abandon when he entered the fray at Sanchez's expense.
As the two men wrestled with each other, another person who police say was a familial relation of the workers entered the fray, using his lawful firearm.
Marko Pjaca entered the fray instead and Kalinic's subsequent exit means Croatia have just Mario Mandzukic left within their squad as an out-and-out No.9.
Six companies, including Facebook and Google, initially entered the fray to bid for 102 matches in India from June, 2018 to March, 2023.
The comically-edited video, which featured scenes from the earlier Spiderman instalments, showed the 40-year-old watching 'Civil War' in awe after Tom Holland's Spiderman entered the fray as 'Team Ironman's new recruit.
The French Nieuport 11 entered the fray with dogfights that brought air combat into its down arena during the war, and this book documents the history of these fighters and their achievements.
According to Sport24, with the visiting Romelu Lukaku having cancelled out Mesut Ozil's seventh-minute opener at the Emirates Stadium, the score was 1-1 when Giroud entered the fray in the 61st minute.
But Anton only entered the fray seven minutes from time after Iago Aspas had opened his Reds account and James Tarkowski scored an unfortunate own goal.
Over two dozen rebel candidates from both parties have entered the fray and sources say they are strong enough to have a bearing on the outcome in at least a dozen seats.
Lucas accepted the apology, but Boyle then entered the fray with a string of barbed tweets.
AS THE latest Wimbledon strawberries and cream-fest began on Monday ten 'British' players entered the fray.