fistfight

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noun fist·fight \ˈfist-ˌfīt\

Definition of fistfight

  1. :  a usually spontaneous fight with bare fists

Examples of fistfight in a Sentence

  1. A fistfight broke out in the stands.

  2. He often gets into fistfights.

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First Known Use of fistfight

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FISTFIGHT Defined for English Language Learners

fistfight

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noun fist·fight \ˈfist-ˌfīt\

Definition of fistfight for English Language Learners

  • : a fight in which people hit each other with their fists

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