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Difference between Cat fight and Dog fight

cat fight—(coll.)

1. an altercation between two women typically involving scratching, etc.:

  • He was recently caught inbetween a horrible cat fight involving his now girlfriend singer Kelis.

2. a vociferous dispute:

  • A debate at Toronto City Council about an affordable housing project turned into an ugly “cat fight” between two councilors.

dog fighta close-range aerial combat between aircraft:

  • One event I do remember is being in the back garden and looking up and seeing two planes in a dog fight.