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Meaning of “fight back” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of fight back from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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fight back

phrasal verb with fight  us   /fɑɪt/ verb [I/T] (past tense and past participle fought  /fɔt/ )
  • (DEFEND)

to ​defend yourself against ​attack or ​criticism: You’ve ​seen him fight back every ​time he’s been ​unfairlyattacked.
(Definition of fight back from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fight back”
in Chinese (Simplified) 反击,回击,抵抗…
in Turkish dövüşerek kendini savunmak, karşı koymak…
in Russian отбиваться, сопротивляться…
in Chinese (Traditional) 反擊,回擊,抵抗…
in Polish bronić się…
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