dogfight Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"dogfight" in British English

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dogfightnoun [C]

uk   /ˈdɒɡ.faɪt/  us   /ˈdɑːɡ-/
a ​fight between two ​militaryaircraft in which they ​fly very ​fast and very ​close to each other a ​fight between ​dogs, usually ​organized as an ​illegalentertainment
(Definition of dogfight from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dogfightnoun [C]

 us   /ˈdɔɡˌfɑɪt/
a ​fight between two ​militaryaircraft, or any ​fiercefight: They are a ​toughteam, and we ​knew we were in for a ​real dogfight.
(Definition of dogfight from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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