Part of speech:
A quarrel or conflict:
The definition of a conflict is a fight or disagreement.
Conflict; strife; contention
A fight, struggle, conflict, or controversy
Any slight, unimportant conflict; brush
A hostile or adversarial confrontation:
Any struggle or conflict; strife
The definition of barrage is a large volume of something, or a huge amount of things happening all at once.
A frayed place, as in cloth
A safe, quiet, or secluded place
1918, Edgar Rice Burroughs, The People that Time Forgot, edition HTML, The Gutenberg Project, published 2008:
A vigorous, concerted action for some cause or idea, or against some abuse
A place or establishment where matter is printed:
The definition of an affray is a loud disagreement or fight in a public place.
A sharp disagreement; conflict
Campaign is defined as a series of organized actions which are done for one purpose.
A long, bitterly fought battle
An armed attack, especially one made from a place surrounded by enemy forces.
(Elec.) A piece, plate, rod, or bundle of carbon, copper, etc. used as a conductor between an external circuit and a revolving part, as in a motor
Alternative spelling of tug of war.
To struggle or fight with by wrestling; wrestle with
To fight with lances; joust.
To strive in combat; fight
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
Cry is defined as to shed tears or call out.
To attack with or as with artillery or bombs
A conflict; battle
The act of contending; strife, struggle, controversy, dispute, quarrel, etc.
A series of games; either the same game played many times, or a succession of games related by a single theme; played competitively to determine a single winning team or individual.
A clash or conflict of opinions, interests, etc.
(Linguistics) The part of a syllable that precedes the nucleus. In the word nucleus (no͝o&STRESS;klē-əs), the onset of the first syllable is (n), the onset of the second syllable is (kl), and the last syllable has no onset.
The definition of an onslaught is a violent attack, or a situation where you are suddenly bombarded with a lot of things or people all at once.
An engagement between troops or ships:
The act of confronting or the state of being confronted, especially a meeting face to face.
The definition of a competition is a contest, sports match or rivalry.
A temporary cessation of warfare by agreement between the belligerents; armistice; cease-fire
Mutual agreement; harmony
An agreement or a treaty to end hostilities:
A temporary stopping of warfare by mutual agreement, as a truce preliminary to the signing of a peace treaty
(Obs.) A fight
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