Idiom: It's not the size of the man in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the man
Meaning: This idiom means that determination is often more important than size, strength, or ability. ('It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.' is also used.)Country: International English | Subject Area: Men & women | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
- It's not the size of the dog in fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog
- Fight tooth and nail
- Fight an uphill battle
- Go down without a fight
- No dog in this fight
- Fight fire with fire
- You can't fight City Hall
- Fight like Kilkenny cats
- Act your age, not your shoe size
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