Fight; engage in conflict: do battle with the forces of evil
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- The Texans defense sparkled last night in Denver as the first teams did battle into three quarters.
- So armed with a fly swatter and a can of Raid, Christopher did battle upstairs and Dawn did battle downstairs.
- Both races hatred for the Romans was clear and they charged into the oncoming enemy and did battle amongst the trees.
Enter into a conflict.
- On the day of the storm, linemen and other employees put in a regular eight-hour workday, then prepared to do battle.
- It was inevitable that the two opposing armies would do battle, but how could they fight each other while a more pressing engagement was afoot?
- Religion has to accommodate science and not do battle against it.
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