ETYM Old Eng. fight, feht, AS. feoht. Related to Fight.
1. A boxing match; SYN. bout.
2. An intense verbal dispute.
3. The act of fighting; any contest or struggle; SYN. fighting, combat.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: fought).
1. To be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight; SYN. struggle.
2. To fight against or resist strongly; SYN. oppose, fight back, fight down, defend.
3. To make a strenuous or labored effort; SYN. struggle.