Значение идиомы tooth and nail

[tooth and nail] {adv. phr.} With all weapons or ways of fightingas hard as possible; fiercely. – Used after “fight” or a similar word.

When the Indian girl was captured, she fought tooth and nail to getaway.

The farmers fought tooth and nail to save their crops fromthe grasshoppers.

His friends fought tooth and nail to elect himto Congress.


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