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fight

verb
 
 
/faɪt/ ( past tense and past participle fought)
USE FORCE [I, T] B1 When people fight, they use physical force to try to defeat each other.
uğraşmak, savaşmak, mücadele etmek
Two men were arrested for fighting outside a bar. Sam's always fighting with his little brother.Fighting
JOIN WAR [I, T] B2 to take part in a war
savaşmak, mücadele etmek, çarpışmak
Millions of young men fought in World War I.Fighting
ARGUE [I] B2 to argue
tartışmak, kavga etmek
We've got to stop fighting in front of the children.Talking angrily
TRY TO STOP [I, T] B2 to try hard to stop something bad happening
mücadele etmek, savaşım vermek, engellemeye çalışmak
He fought against racism. New measures have been introduced to fight crime.Trying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
TRY TO ACHIEVE [I] B2 to try hard to achieve something you want or think is right
mücadele etmek, başarmaya çalışmak, savunmak
They are fighting for their freedom. [+ to do sth] He had to fight very hard to keep his job.Trying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
be fighting for your life to be trying very hard to stay alive when you are very ill or badly injured
hasta veya yaralıyken hayat mücadelesi vermek
→  See also fight a losing battle Competing and contending (non-sporting)Competing in sportTrying and making an effortEffort and expending energy
(Definition of fight verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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