[fig-er] /ˈfɪg ər/
verb (used without object), Pronunciation Spelling.
[fig-ee] /ˈfɪg i/ adjective, figgier, figgiest. 1. containing : a figgy cake.
[fahyt] /faɪt/ noun 1. a battle or combat. 2. any contest or struggle: a fight for recovery from an illness. 3. an angry argument or disagreement: Whenever we discuss politics, we end up in a fight. 4. Boxing. a bout or contest. 5. a game or diversion in which the participants hit or pelt each […]
- Figgy pudding
noun a British custard-like dish made with raisins or figs Examples The term figgy pudding is known mainly because of the Christmas carol “We Wish You A Merry Christmas.” Word Origin 1846 Usage Note cooking
- Fight a bottle
verb phrase To drink liquor, esp to excess: after fighting a bottle all evening (1940s+)