fight hard

This page is about the collocation fight hard

collocation pattern: verb + adverb


to try very hard to get or achieve something

For example

  • Our team fought hard, but we still couldn't win.

  • If she hadn't fought so hard to get the job, she wouldn't have got it.

Similar collocations include "fight doggedly" and "fight tenaciously"

Quick Quiz

You'll have to fight hard for something if

a. no-one else wants it

b. many others want it

c. you don't really want it

Contributor: Matt Errey