fight against (someone or something)

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fight against (someone or something)

To struggle or contend with someone or something. I fought against the bindings, but it was no use—I was trapped. Wow, I can't believe you fought against the biggest guy on their team!
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fight against someone or something

to battle against someone or something. The general refused to fight against the enemy, which was much stronger. He fought against the disease to the very end.
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References in classic literature ?
They came to fight against us because it was their business to fight, because for fighting they drew their scanty pay, their food, and their drink, and the clothes they wore.
It is always my habit here in Pellucidar to impress upon these savage people that mercy is as noble a quality as physical bravery, and that next to the men who fight shoulder to shoulder with one, we should honor the brave men who fight against us, and if we are victorious, award them both the mercy and honor that are their due.
The opposition has no work and they did not have even the numerical strength in the legislature to fight against us," he said.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Head of Iran-Pakistan Parliamentary Friendship Group Ahmad Amirabadi Farahani said that Tehran and Islamabad as two major powerhouses in the region are strong enough to jointly fight against US' unfair sanctions.
If migration is not feasible, then Allah allows Muslims to defend themselves against tyranny by 'fighting against those who fight against us.' The Qur'an states: 'To those against whom war is made, permission is given [to defend themselves], because they are wronged - and verily, Allah is Most Powerful to give them victory.' (22:39) There are two facets of Jihad.
INDIAN taxi-hailing company Ola has secured a $300-million investment from South Korean car giant Hyundai, the firms said on Tuesday, providing a major boost in its fight against US giant Uber.
Kindly medic Dr Cate Connor (Mandy Moore) risks her life to smuggle Ruby out of the facility to join the fight against US President Gray (Bradley Whitford) as part of the Children's League.
Medic Dr Cate Connor (Mandy Moore) risks her life to smuggle Ruby out of the facility join the fight against US President Gray (Bradley Whitford) as part of the Children's League.
In 1999, the Celtic Warrior revealed he would be returning to the ring in an attempt to engineer a fight against US great Roy Jones Jr, who he had chased for a unification bout for many years.
"Behold," the new king warns his advisers in the very first chapter of Exodus, "the people of the children of Israel are more and mightier than we: Come on, let us deal wisely with them; lest they multiply, and it come to pass, that, when there falleth out any war, they join also unto our enemies and fight against us, and so get them up out of the land."
" It will be the first time we will be teammates of foreign wrestlers who often fight against us. Our boys can learn skills and tactics by watching them from close quarters.
The document goes on to mention that when the two were in Pakistan in 2008 both "helped an American citizen gain entry into Al-Qaeda so that he could fight against US troops in Afghanistan and US citizens in the homeland." It added, "Al-Abbadi led a battle against US forces in Paktya Province (Afghanistan) in May 2008 during which one US Army Ranger was killed and several others were seriously wounded." However, at present, the charges in the complaint are merely allegations, and the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.
ISLAMABAD -- British boxer Amir Khan on Wednesday dedicated the title he won on December 14 in a welterweight fight against US pugilist Devon Alexander to the victims of Peshawar attack.
In a statement by his media office, he added that the "city cannot bear a third humanistic catastrophe, similar to previous ones in the fight against US occupation in 2004".
When Saddam asked Barzani to fight against US occupying forces at a meeting between them at one of Saddam's palaces in Baghdad, Barzani said: "In coming to this palace, I have witnessed much bloodshed.