infighting

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noun in·fight·ing \ˈin-ˌfī-tiŋ\

Definition of infighting

  1. 1 :  fighting or boxing at close quarters

  2. 2 :  rough-and-tumble fighting

  3. 3 :  prolonged and often bitter dissension or rivalry among members of a group or organization bureaucratic infighting

infight

play \ˈin-ˌfīt\ intransitive verb

infighter

play \ˈin-ˌfī-tər\ noun

Examples of infighting in a sentence

  1. continued infighting has just completely robbed that political action committee of its effectiveness

1816

First Known Use of infighting

1816


INFIGHTING Defined for English Language Learners

infighting

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noun in·fight·ing \ˈin-ˌfī-tiŋ\

Definition of infighting for English Language Learners

  • : fighting or disagreement among the members of a group or organization


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