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Definitions of battle

  1. To contend in fight; to struggle. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. A general action, fight, or encounter, in which all the divisions of an army are or may be engaged; an engagement; a combat. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A division of an army; a battalion. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The main body, as distinct from the van and rear; battalia. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To assail in battle; to fight. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To contend in a fight; to struggle; as, to battle against difficulties. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. To join or contend in fight. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  8. To contend in fight. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  9. an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals); "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"--Thomas Paine; "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. To join in battle; to contend in fight; as, to battle over theories. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A fight or encounter between opposing forces; a struggle for mastery. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. A contest between opposing armies: a fight or encounter. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. The body of an army. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  14. A fight; combat. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  15. To fight; to contend. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. A combat between hostile armies or fleets; a fight; conflict; contest. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. Arms, or an armed force. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. A fight or an engagement between enemies or opposing armies. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  19. A fight between enemies; an encounter between armies. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  20. Fertile. See Battel, a. Webster Dictionary DB

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Usage examples for battle

  1. This was a terrible battle for the white men. – The Adventures of Daniel Boone: the Kentucky rifleman by Uncle Philip
  2. But even then the battle was not won, for when he suggested going off there at once, he very nearly brought another fit of passion down on his head. – A Mummer's Wife by George Moore
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