Fighting

  • 181fighting word — Usu., fighting words. language that arouses rage in an antagonist. * * * …

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  • 182Fighting Harada — ▪ Japanese boxer byname of  Harada Masahiko  born April 5, 1943, Tokyo, Japan       Japanese professional boxer, world flyweight and bantamweight champion.       Harada is considered by many to be Japan s greatest boxer. He started fighting… …

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  • 183fighting chance — noun A possible good outcome in spite of significant struggle. This essential medicine will give him a fighting chance against the disease …

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  • 184fighting words — noun Aggressive words that forseeably may lead to potentially violent confrontation; in law, often considered mitigation for otherwise sanctionable behavior (fighting) …

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  • 185Fighting season — The fighting season lasted generally from St Hilary s day, 13 January, until *Michaelmas, 29 September. Cf. Truce of God …

    Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • 186fighting chance —    If you have a fighting chance, you have a reasonable possibility of success.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …

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  • 187fighting chance — See a fighting chance …

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  • 188fighting fish — (also Siamese fighting fish) noun a small labyrinth fish native to Thailand, the males of which fight vigorously. [Betta splendens.] …

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  • 189fighting words — (also fighting talk) plural noun 1》 informal words indicating a willingness to fight. 2》 US insulting or provocative words, especially of an ethnic, racial, or sexist nature, considered unacceptable or illegal by certain institutions …

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  • 190fighting a losing battle — trying to achieve something that you will probably not be able to achieve Police are fighting a losing battle against the rising crime rate …

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  • 191fighting for survival — trying to remain successful or continue to exist Many corner shops are now fighting for survival …

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  • 192fighting chance — fight′ing chance′ n. a possibility of success following a struggle: He barely has a fighting chance to get well[/ex] • Etymology: 1885–90 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 193fighting word — fight′ing word n. cvb Usu., fighting words. language that arouses rage in an antagonist …

    From formal English to slang

  • 194Fighting chance —   If you have a fighting chance, you have a reasonable possibility of success …

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  • 195fighting brand —  Branded product introduced to compete with a competitor’s product and protect the company’s leading brand.  ► “British Airways (BA) is jeopardizing long standing relationships with travel agents by launching World Offer, its first ever price… …

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  • 196fighting materiel — kovos technika statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Pagrindinė sudedamoji karo technikos dalis kovos uždaviniams tiesiogiai vykdyti. Kovos techniką sudaro atskiros ginkluotės rūšys ir jų kompleksai, t. p. techninės priemonės, kuriose įrengiama ši… …

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  • 197fighting pill-box — ilgalaikis ugnies įrenginys statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Iš anksto iš tvirtų medžiagų (gelžbetonio, šarvuotų konstrukcijų) pastatytas fortifikacinis statinys, kuriame įrengtos pabūklų, minosvaidžių, kulkosvaidžių ir kt. šaunamųjų ginklų… …

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  • 198fighting patrol — kovos patrulis statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Sausumos pajėgų taktinio dalinio sudedamoji dalis, išsiųsta įtraukti priešą į atskirą mūšį; padalinys, paskirtas apsaugoti savo pajėgas nuo galimo užpuolimo iš fronto, sparnų ar užnugario.… …

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  • 199fighting fishes — guraminės statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas šeima apibrėžtis Pietryčių Azijos atogrąžų platumų gėli vandenys. 13 genčių, per 50 rūšių. Kūno ilgis – iki 3,5–60,0 cm. Turi specialų organą – labirintą, pritaikytą kvėpuoti oru.… …

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  • 200fighting fishes — gaidukai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis atitikmenys: lot. Betta angl. fighting fishes rus. бойцовые рыбки; петушки ryšiai: platesnis terminas – guraminės siauresnis terminas – dryžasis gaidukas siauresnis terminas –… …

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