Synonyms of fighting in English:

fighting


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adjective

1‘Hugh was a fighting man’

SYNONYMS

violent, combative, aggressive, pugnacious, truculent, belligerent, bellicose, disputatious, antagonistic, argumentative, hawkish

ANTONYMS

peaceful


noun

1‘more than 200 were injured in the fighting’

SYNONYMS

violence, hostilities, conflict, combat

warfare, war, battles, skirmishing, affray, rioting

bloodshed, slaughter, slaying, killing, carnage, butchery, massacre, murder, bloodletting

informal action

ANTONYMS

peace


Phrases

    fighting fit

      ‘I should be fighting fit at the start of next season’

      SYNONYMS

      fit, healthy, well, in good health

      in good shape, in shape, in good trim, in trim, in good condition, in tip-top condition, in fine fettle, as fit as a fiddle, as fit as a flea, as strong as an ox

      strong, robust, hale and hearty, sturdy, hardy, stalwart, lusty, vigorous, sound

      athletic, muscular, strapping, tough, powerful, rugged

      informal

      right as rain, husky, ripped, shredded

      North American informal

      buff

      ANTONYMS

      unfit, unwell