fight it out Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “fight it out” in the English Dictionary

"fight it out" in British English

See all translations

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

"fight it out" in American English

See all translations

fight it out

to argue until a decision is reached between two people or groups: Let them fight it out.
(Definition of fight it out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fight it out”
in Chinese (Simplified) 争论出结果,打到分出胜负…
in Chinese (Traditional) 爭論出結果,打到分出勝負…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
A blazing row: words and phrases for arguing and arguments
by ,
May 04, 2016
by Kate Woodford We can’t always focus on the positive! This week, we’re looking at the language that is used to refer to arguing and arguments, and the differences in meaning between the various words and phrases. There are several words that suggest that people are arguing about something that is not important. (As you might

Read More 

Word of the Day

droid

a robot (= a machine controlled by computer) that is made to look like a human

Word of the Day

trigger warning noun
trigger warning noun
May 02, 2016
a warning that a subject may trigger unpleasant emotions or memories This is not, I should stress, an argument that trigger warnings should become commonplace on campus.

Read More