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
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With the two leading DPP figures entering the fray, the primary is set to be highly competitive.
Australia are also entering the fray with the All-Star Mile at Flemington.
Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio Infocomm, which surprised by entering the fray despite owing pan-India 4G spectrum, bid aggressively for both the bands of airwaves on offer - the premium 900 Mega-Hertz and not so efficient 1,800 MHz, but choose spectrum only in the later band in 14 out of 22 circles.
Boyce alluded to another telecom company "entering the fray" very shortly.
Within four minutes of entering the fray at Aggborough, Tulloch headed in a Joe Cole corner for the 108th minute decider.
"There is consolidation going on in the market place, and as long as there is value in entering the fray, we should enter it."
Barack Obama won over many believers in early forays to town, but, again, his supporters are nervous about entering the fray too soon.
True, he wanted to move quickly and decisively, entering the fray with the impact for which Sam Walton had been well known.
He made an immediate impact after entering the fray as a second-half substitute, heading home a crucial goal on 70 minutes.
According to Fushiki, the X61B program commenced in September 2001, with the exterior and interior designers (Takeshi Yamazaki and Robert Bauer, respectively) entering the fray in January 2002.
Kelly made a significant contribution t o Ireland's cause after entering the fray last weekend.
The game immediately sped up and Sam scored the decisive goal just 12 minutes after entering the fray.
At that time, Hammond was just entering the fray of decision-making research.
Substitute Mark Dodds was guilty of slicing wide only two minutes after entering the fray, but a strong run and cross from Davies led to a Gary Powell own-goal in the 50th minute.
And with in-commerce and v-commerce entering the fray, it looks like what happened to "e" is only the beginning.