fight among yourselves/ourselves/themselves

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fight among yourselves/ourselves/themselves

To argue or bicker within a certain group of people. I have nothing to do with this, so you guys can fight among yourselves.

fight amongst

or fight among
v.
To engage in mutual hostilities; squabble. Used reflexively: The siblings fought amongst themselves constantly. During our meetings, we always fight among ourselves.
See also: amongst, fight
References in classic literature ?
They live at peace with all their fellows, except when duty calls upon them to make war, while we are at peace with none; forever warring among our own kind as well as upon the red men, and even in our own communities the individuals fight amongst themselves. Oh, it is one continual, awful period of bloodshed from the time we break the shell until we gladly embrace the bosom of the river of mystery, the dark and ancient Iss which carries us to an unknown, but at least no more frightful and terrible existence!
The possessors of property had not only to face the awakened proletariat, but they had also to fight amongst themselves. Yes.
EMMERDALE ITV THE Dingles might fight amongst themselves, but in theory they always band together against outsiders - especially ones in uniform.
Unfortunately, the end result is a de facto partition of Syria with the Kurds continuing with their newfound autonomy, Assad consolidating his hold on the Damascus, Homs and Latakia axis and the rebels continuing to fight amongst themselves over swathes of territory around Aleppo, Raqa and the Turkish border.
"The government can easily solve the problem by giving families deeds to government homes before they are ready, to ensure that people are patient rather than fight amongst themselves."
"Four tigers have been killed due to fight amongst themselves in which they got injured and died.
Many groups are split into factions who fight amongst themselves and sometimes take sides with club directors in internal political disputes.
Dear W.C.: I'm sure Satan is happy whenever he can get Christians to fight amongst themselves, and it certainly isn't right.
At another, a group of youths looked as if they were going to start a fight amongst themselves. It didn't happen, fortunately, but there was nobody on hand to intercept or quell any such potential trouble, and the fall-out of such an event would have been injurious to the surrounding spectators.
Talk about manipulation of the masses so that the banking fat cats can keep lapping up the cream while the workers fight amongst themselves for the scraps.
They fight amongst themselves. It is so disturbing that I saw many residents opening their windows to see what was going on.
We know that MPs fight amongst themselves but just for once let us see them unite together and fight for this country.