tooth and nail
Examples of tooth and nail in a Sentence
I'll fight tooth and nail to win the finals.
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Democrats are committed to fighting this administration’s anti-LGBTQ actions tooth and nail.
Tied at 1-1, the teams battled tooth and nail in the third set until Emily Meyer's kill gave the Cubs a 22-19 advantage.
Bill Clinton fought Congress tooth and nail, from shutdowns to impeachment.
Texas has fought these lawsuits tooth and nail, recognizing that a race-blind map would contain fewer seats for Republicans in both the state legislature and the federal House of Representatives.
Entering the second half a goal behind, the visitors managed to fight tooth and nail to score twice before the final whistle - the game finishing 2-1 to the team with ten men.
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