His friends had been driven out of Washington or had taken to fisticuffs.
He engaged it wildly at fisticuffs; pounded it upon the countenance and drove it away.
David had to smile at the idea of the Mayor and Mr. Chambers engaged in fisticuffs.
It isn't the first time that he has had a fisticuffs with a member of this family.
Present society is everywhere at fisticuffs with ...