I dedicated my life to combating violence,” he said in an email to the Daily Beast, “and I was at times a victim of it.
Winstead explained that, “combating fear and lies with humor and truth is the best job in the world.”
They shared an interest in similar issues like combating poverty, and she had a "loyalty to friends."
Instead he spoke about combating the stigma attached to PTSD.
In the 1980s, that was combating tax creep and curbing inflation.
Glibly the quack discourses on the consequences of neglecting the terrible symptoms, and the great difficulty of combating them.
We watch him, admiring his ferocious aspect, combating with death.
The two things are so far from combating each other, that I can see how they agree.
Dante compelled himself to speak bravely, combating her alarms.
Doris knew the futility of combating in her lover the habit of self-seduction now became a vital necessity.
1560s, from Middle French combat (16c.), from combattre (see combat (v.)).