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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Ho Chi Minh is famed for his leadership in the Viet Cong, or the People's Liberation Front, which fought against US forces during the Vietnam War, and also served as Prime Minister from 1945 to 1955.In honor of his political and military achievements, the former capital of South Vietnam, Saigon, was named Ho Chi Minh City in 1976.
Shah said the opposition parties were aligning with like-minded parties as they feel they may not be able to defeat the NDA in 2019 elections on their own."They all fought against us in 2014 too but failed to stop us.
She fiercely fought against US intervention and fought to invalidate these agreements that trampled on the Philippines' sovereignty," Morona said.
I congratulate host Turkmenistan--they fought against us more than we did against them in most minutes of the match.
The US faces a delicate balancing act in Iraq, where working against ISIS sometimes means operating alongside rival Iran and militias that had fought against US forces during the American occupation.
In doing so, it effectively supported operations involving militia forces which previously fought against US troops in Iraq.
A BRITISH man who fought against US extradition for eight years has admitted terrorism charges.
President Barack Obama's administration had fought against US District Court Judge Edward Korman's order to make the drug more widely available after a more than decade-long court fight, warning of health and social dangers.
There was a time when they fought against us at the country's borders, but today we can fight them several thousand kilometers away," Deputy Lieutenant Commander of the IRGC Ground Force for Operations General Morteza Miriyan told FNA on Saturday.
"Unfortunately the unions also fought against us having trust status and the world didn't fall apart when we did.
And while justifications for the decision to withdraw from Iraq were prepared and convincing, since that country never fought against US nor threatened it in the first place, the situation in Afghanistan, the country which had fostered the planners of the September 11 attacks, seemed much more complicated and confused.
He fought against US forces in Afghanistan after the Taliban regime in Kabul was ousted in the wake of the 9/11 terror attacks.
al-Sadr heads the Mehdi Army, which fought against US forces in Iraq until signing a peace agreement in 2007.
In the series Rough Crossings: Britain, the Slaves and the American Revolution, Schama told the story of the thousands of African Americans who fought against US forces during the War of Independence.
At the time of their arrest, police said the two were trained militants with links to Al Qaeda and had fought against US forces in Afghanistan.