- a rough, violent fight between, or as between, dogs
- Mil. combat as between fighter planes at close quarters
See dogfight in American Heritage Dictionary 4
a. A violent fight between or as if between dogs.
b. An illegal, organized fight between dogs, arranged for spectator entertainment and betting.
- An aerial battle between fighter planes.
, dog·fights verb, intransitive
- To arrange illegal dogfights.
- To engage in a dogfight.
To engage in a dogfight with.
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