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Meaning of “fight tooth and nail” in the English Dictionary

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fight tooth and nail

to ​try very hard to get something you ​want: We ​fought tooth and ​nail to get the ​route of the new ​roadchanged.
(Definition of fight tooth and nail from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fight tooth and nail”
in Chinese (Simplified) 竭尽全力…
in Chinese (Traditional) 竭盡全力…
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