battle[ bat-l ]SEE DEFINITION OF battle
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BATTLE
The Assyrians marched against the Egyptians and defeated them in battle.
The battle was disastrous for the Egyptians and the valley of the Nile was open to the invaders.
No stones or other missiles were used; the battle was fist to fist.
The first sign of unwariness would begin and end the battle.
My heart leaped into my throat, as it were, and I made ready for battle.
She roused every fevered nerve to do battle with the strong man for his son.
The tempter was sure that the battle was won, and smiled contentedly.
The winning of a battle is not enough to engage all our admiration; it must be won by an artist.
So she planned her battle, ignorant that she had lost already.
On the third day after the battle, the order was given to march.
RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR BATTLE
- abstain from
- die hard
- fight back
- hold off
- hold out against
- keep from
- leave alone
- put up a fight
- remain firm
- stand up to
- struggle against
- turn down