Idiom: Fight an uphill battle
Meaning: When you fight an uphill battle, you have to struggle against very unfavourable circumstances.Country: International English | Subject Area: War, weapons and conflict | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Fight tooth and nail
- Battle of nerves
- It's not the size of the man in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the man
- Go down without a fight
- Slower than molasses going uphill in January
- No dog in this fight
- Fight fire with fire
- It's not the size of the dog in fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog
- You can't fight City Hall
- Fight like Kilkenny cats
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