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dogfights

noun
plural of dogfight

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an earnest effort for superiority or victory over another
  • the playful competition over who would get the new office turned into a real dogfight

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“Dogfights.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dogfights. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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