fight down
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fight down
transitive verb
[+anger, feeling] contener; reprimir; [+anxiety] dominar; reprimir
he fought down a feeling of impatience
she fought down the impulse to run reprimió el impulso de correr
he lay back with his eyes closed to fight down a rising nausea Midge fought down a rising sense of panic Fancy fought down the despair she always experienced when anything slipped through her guard
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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