Definition of Battle


  • 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"
  • an energetic attempt to achieve something
    "getting through the crowd was a real struggle"
    "he fought a battle for recognition"
  • a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war
    "Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga"
    "he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement"


  • battle or contend against in or as if in a battle
    "The Kurds are combating Iraqi troops in Northern Iraq"
    "We must combat the prejudices against other races"
    "they battled over the budget"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble battle

69 unscramble word found using the letters battle.

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