dog•fightPronunciation: (dôg'fīt", dog'-), [key]
—n., v., -fought, -fight•ing.
a violent fight between dogs.
a fight between warring fighter planes.
any rough-and-tumble physical battle.
to engage in a dogfight with.
to engage in a dogfight.
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