strike a blow for someone

strike a blow for someone
strike a blow for (something/someone) to do something to support an idea or to change a situation to something which you believe is good.

He claims to be striking a blow for gender equality by employing an equal number of men and women.

This latest agreement will strike a blow for free trade within the EU.


New idioms dictionary. 2014.

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  • strike a blow for — (something/someone) to do something to support an idea or to change a situation to something which you believe is good. He claims to be striking a blow for gender equality by employing an equal number of men and women. This latest agreement will… …   New idioms dictionary

  • strike a blow against something — strike a blow against/at (something/someone) strike a blow for (something/someone) to do something to support an idea or to change a situation to something which you believe is good. The court s decision strikes a blow against minority rights …   New idioms dictionary

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