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  • Date rape ( meaning and origin of this phrase )
  • Dawn raid
  • Denial of service attack
  • Fight Club ( Brad Pitt movie )
  • Fight For The Right To Party ( Beastie Boys song )
  • Fight back
  • Fight back the tears
  • Fight fire with fire
  • Fight like a man
  • Fight like cat and dog
  • Fight off
  • Fight or flight
  • Fight shy
  • Fight the good fight
  • Fight the power
  • Fight tooth and nail
  • First strike
  • Gentlemen, you can't fight in here! This is the War Room ( Dr.Strangelove )
  • Get ready to rumble ( prepare to fight or do battle )
  • Go out on strike ( Withdraw one's labour and leave one's place of work )
  • Half the battle
  • He who fights and runs away, may live to fight another day
  • Heap abuse on
  • Heart attack on a plate
  • Heart attack waiting to happen
  • How goes the battle?
  • In the heat of battle
  • Interfere with
  • Invasion of the Bodysnatchers
  • Kills bugs dead ( Raid advertising slogan )
  • Let battle commence
  • Line of attack
  • Live to fight another day
  • Lucky Strike means finer tobacco ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Million Dollar Bash ( Bob Dylan song )
  • Moving traffic violation
  • Mug's game
  • No throat irritation - no cough ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Old salt
  • On the offensive
  • Pick a fight
  • Pillow fight
  • Pre-emptive strike
  • Reach for a Lucky instead of a Sweet ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Richard of York gave battle in vain
  • Row up Salt River
  • Rub salt in the wound
  • Running battle
  • Salt away
  • Salt of the earth
  • See how it runs! ( Cerebos salt advertising slogan )
  • Serious as a heart attack
  • Snack attack
  • So round, so firm, so fully packed ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Son of a whore ( a bastard, or a general term of abuse )
  • Spoiling for a fight
  • Stand up fight
  • Strike Up The Band ( George Gershwin composition )
  • Strike a balance
  • Strike a chord with
  • Strike a deal ( or bargain )
  • Strike a light
  • Strike a pose
  • Strike beard
  • Strike it rich
  • Strike lucky
  • Strike me pink
  • Strike out swinging ( A baseball expression meaning to fail while giving it your best effort )
  • Strike up the band
  • Strike while the iron is hot
  • Take it with a grain of salt
  • Take with a grain of salt
  • Take with a pinch of salt
  • That frosty mug sensation ( A&W Root Beer advertising slogan )
  • The Battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton
  • The Rape Of The Lock ( Alexander Pope book )
  • The battle of the bulge
  • The best defence is a good offence
  • The fog of war ( confusion caused by the chaos of battle )
  • The race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong ( quotation from the Bible - Ecclesiastes
  • There's never a rough puff in a lucky ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • They're toasted ( Lucky Strike Cigarettes advertising slogan )
  • Throw a beanball ( A baseball expression meaning to attack an opponent by aiming at their head )
  • Tittle tattle lost the battle ( WWII slogan )
  • Ugly mug
  • War footing ( preparedness to fight a military campaign )
  • We will fight on the beaches
  • When it rains, it pours ( Morton Salt advertising slogan )
  • Worthy of its salt
  • You can't fight city hall

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