tooth and nail
Examples of tooth and nail in a Sentence
I'll fight tooth and nail to win the finals.
Recent Examples of tooth and nail from the Web
Many artists fight tooth and nail to prevent nude pictures of themselves from being posted online.
Honduras, which is fighting tooth and nail with the U.S. for a spot in Russia 2018, has slated kickoff for 3:36 p.m. local time (5:36 p.m. ET, BeIN Sports, Universo), the better to take advantage of the 90-degree heat.
Fighting our ass off, tooth and nail, trying to get back in.
Cannizzaro fought tooth and nail to imprison Bernard Noble for 13 years after he was found carrying the equivalent of two joints of pot, going so far as to appeal a five-year sentence that two judges had approved.
Democrats are committed to fighting this administration’s anti-LGBTQ actions tooth and nail.
Bill Clinton fought Congress tooth and nail, from shutdowns to impeachment.
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.
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.
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