Some articles on fighting:
... Fighting chickens of various breeds have long existed as evidenced by an Indus seal from Mohenjo-daro with an inscription of the Indus ideogram for "city" and a ... Fighting cocks are roosters of "fighting spirit", or the will to persevere even when faced with difficult obstacles or opponents through seemingly limitless ... Fighting chickens of a religious, spiritual or sacred cockfight are the vessels of religious and spiritual beliefs and exercise and are not to be confused with the blood sport of cockfighting or a secular cockfight ...
... or listed as missing-presumed dead and another 1,441 were wounded, in the fighting around Đắk Tô ... The fighting had also taken a toll on South Vietnamese troops. 73 ARVN soldiers were killed in the fighting ...
... Yamma Pit Fighting was a mixed martial arts promotion that was created by original UFC promoter Bob Meyrowitz ... It featured a unique fighting arena, as well as 2 "masters" fights Patrick Smith vs ...
... they still had fights in this game, so I could bitch slap Wayne." Mike "What! They don't have fighting anymore?" Trent "Doesn't that suck?" Mike "Why'd they get rid of the fighting? It ... "NHLPA Hockey '93", which had blood and fighting but the fighting was strategic and players like Gretzky would rarely, if at all, have fought ... of each, making each more likely to be called for penalties including fighting, others such as Gretzky had low ratings of both, making the latter not only less likely to fight, but also ...
More definitions of "fighting":
- (noun): The act of fighting; any contest or struggle.
Example: "There was fighting in the streets"
Synonyms: fight, combat, scrap
- (adj): Engaged in or ready for military or naval operations.
Example: "Review the fighting forces"
Synonyms: active, combat-ready
- (adj): Engaged in war.
Example: "A fighting war"
Synonyms: belligerent, militant, war-ridden, warring
Famous quotes containing the word fighting:
“Every good cause gained a victory when the Union troops were triumphant. Our final victory was the triumph of religion, of virtue, of knowledge.... During those four years, whatever our motives, whatever our lives, we were fighting on Gods side. We were doing His work. What would this country have been if we had failed?”
—Rutherford Birchard Hayes (18221893)
“War. Fighting. Men ... every man in the whole realm is in the army.... Every man in uniform ... An economy entirely geared to war ... but there is not much war ... hardly any fighting ... yet every man a soldier from birth till death ... Men ... all men for fighting ... but no war, no wars to fight ... what is it, what does it mean?”
—Doris Lessing (b. 1919)
“It seems that fighting is a game where everybody is the loser.”
—Zora Neale Hurston (18911960)