Victims were treated with atropine, which was somewhat successful in combatting the symptoms.
So a whole lot of us are engaged in combatting those judgements . . . with cash.
combatting the illegal drug trade within the Air Force is largely up to OSI.
He will continue his support for combatting workplace discrimination and ending the domestic partner tax penalty.
Instead he has emphasized core elements of the social gospel like combatting poverty and ministering to the sick and downtrodden.
Cuba had still to rely upon her own resources, both in inaugurating internal improvements and in combatting external dangers.
I may wish that I had your spirit and energy and power of combatting; but I have not.
Hence he would be debarred his usual gratification of combatting them.
As far as he could, he made himself over—recognizing and combatting his weaknesses with heroic courage.
This measure was the boldest and the only effectual means of combatting the Judaistic propaganda.
1560s, from Middle French combat (16c.), from combattre (see combat (v.)).