Encouraging social change, the NGO raised money for scholarships, shared curricula across borders, and combated sex trafficking.
He listened, ventured an opinion, was heard respectfully and then combated mercilessly.
But hurt not him who has combated so gallantly: we must respect the brave!
But the Romans, after the fall of the republic, combated only for the choice of masters.
Whenever opportunity offered, he combated Douglas on the stump.
Doctrines based on the instability of species have often been combated by geologists and palontologists.
Infidelity is to be combated by the church; by this only can it be conquered.
It is unlucky that the injustices he combated were somehow always clerical, in this or that fashion.
"But it is not the right way," Maria Angelina combated in distress.
The nervous depression during convalescence is to be combated with tonics and with regulation of the diet.
1560s, from Middle French combat (16c.), from combattre (see combat (v.)).