fight over (someone or something)(redirected from fighting over somebody)
fight over (someone or something)
To argue about who gets access to someone or something. Are the kids still fighting over that one toy? Yep, I saw two people fighting over a TV on Black Friday.
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fight over someone or something
to fight a battle that decides who gets someone or something. Well, let's not fight over Tom. You can have him. I can make a better team without him. The children were fighting over who would get the largest piece of cake.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.