Crossword Clue and Answers

Let's see if we can help you solve the crossword puzzle "Fighting", we have 21 possible answers for this crossword clue, so hopefully we can assist you.

This clue in was most recently seen in the wild in Irish Independent - Simple.

We classify Fighting to be a VERY COMMON crossword clue as we've seen it more than 21 times in a variety of crossword publications.

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  • Irish Independent - Simple - Friday, 12 Nov 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Monday, 28 Jun 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Friday, 21 May 2021
  • The New York Times Crossword - Sunday, 16 May 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Monday, 3 May 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Wednesday, 7 Apr 2021
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Friday, 25 Dec 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Thursday, 3 Dec 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Tuesday, 17 Nov 2020
  • Evening Standard Quick Crossword - Monday, 24 Aug 2020
  • The Guardian Quick - Tuesday, 12 May 2020
  • The New York Times Crossword - Friday, 22 Mar 2019

Crossword Answers

3 letters

The waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war"

4 letters


A person who is opposed (to an action or policy or practice etc.); "the antis smelled victory after a long battle"

5 letters


Make a strenuous or labored effort; "She struggled for years to survive without welfare"; "He fought for breath"

A small piece of something that is left over after the rest has been used; "she jotted it on a scrap of paper"; "there was not a scrap left"

The Celtic language of Ireland

6 letters

Bitter conflict; heated often violent dissension

Chemical agent capable of activity


In disagreement; "the figures are at odds with our findings"; "contradictory attributes of unjust justice and loving vindictiveness"- John Morley

Noisy and lacking in restraint or discipline; "a boisterous crowd"; "a social gathering that became rambunctious and out of hand"; "a robustious group of teenagers"; "beneath the rumbustious surface of his paintings is sympathy for the vulnerability of ordinary human beings"; "an unruly class"

An engagement fought between two military forces

7 letters

Not belonging to your own country's forces or those of an ally; "hostile naval and air forces"

8 letters

Characterized by active hostility; "opponent (or opposing) armies"


An open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals); "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"--Thomas Paine; "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs"

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The state of being inactive

10 letters

Engaged in a struggle to overcome especially poverty or obscurity; "a financially struggling theater"; "struggling artists"

11 letters

Fighting; acts of overt warfare; "the outbreak of hostilities"



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