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English definition of “fight it out”

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fight it out

informal
to argue about which of a group of people will get something good when there is only one or a few of that thing: There's only one ticket so you'll have to fight it out between you.
Translations of “fight it out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 爭論出結果,打到分出勝負…
in Chinese (Simplified) 争论出结果,打到分出胜负…
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