from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun The waging of war against an enemy; armed conflict.
- noun Military operations marked by a specific characteristic.
- noun A state of disharmony or conflict; strife.
- noun Acts undertaken to destroy or undermine the strength of another.
from The Century Dictionary.
- To carry on warfare or engage in war; contend; struggle.
- noun A warlike or military expedition; military operations; hostilities; war; armed contest.
- noun Figuratively, any contest, struggle, or strife.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- intransitive verb To lead a military life; to carry on continual wars.
- noun Military service; military life; contest carried on by enemies; hostilities; war.
- noun Contest; struggle.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun The
wagingof waror armed conflict againstan enemy
Military operationsof some particular kinde.g. guerrillawarfare
- verb To lead a military life; to carry on continual wars.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun an active struggle between competing entities
- noun the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
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