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synonyms for combating

  • cope
  • fight
  • oppose
  • repel
  • resist
  • withstand
  • battle
  • buck
  • clash
  • contend
  • contest
  • defy
  • dispute
  • duel
  • engage
  • strive
  • struggle
  • traverse
  • war
  • cross swords with
  • do battle with
  • go up against
  • put up a fight
  • shoot it out
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antonyms for combating

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  • support
  • surrender
  • yield
  • agree
  • give in
  • give up
  • make peace
  • compromise
  • retreat
  • run
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How to use combating in a sentence

She was part of the first female platoon to go through the same combat training as the men, she says.
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It features a massive Caribbean open world, with islands, buried treasure to discover and excellent naval combat that would later inspire Ubisoft’s “Skull & Bones,” a yet-to-be released game that focuses specifically on seafaring battles.
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Abilities feel great, too — in fact, they make combat more grounded.
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These extra missions sound promising, but they are little more than scrambled combat arenas, mostly set in the same maps used in the main story mode.
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That’s because experience has shown that it is the logistics personnel, transporting supplies, who run the biggest risks of coming under attack in combat zones.
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That's the conclusion of a new report that investigates what is physically and practically possible when it comes to space combat.
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As a combat veteran of the United States Marines Corps, I reflect on the spirit of pride we took in each one shouldering our share of the load during a long hike.
SAN DIEGO COUNTY STANDS TO GAIN IF VOTERS APPROVE PROP. 15NATHAN FLETCHEROCTOBER 8, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Esports has the potential to become the next global sport after soccer, basketball, and combat sports.
‘THE NEXT BILLION-DOLLAR SPORTS FRANCHISE COULD BE IN ESPORTS’: FORMER TURNER PRESIDENT DAVID LEVY ON WHY HIS LATEST VENTURE IS IN THE BURGEONING CATEGORYSEB JOSEPHOCTOBER 1, 2020DIGIDAY
Lee’s argument is that close competition, where “neither party perceives itself as a permanent majority or permanent minority,” breeds all-out partisan combat.
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For decades business has pursued its policy interests in a world where compromise and moderation usually prevailed, even after bare-knuckles combat.
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WORDS RELATED TO COMBATING

  • active
  • assertive
  • assertory
  • bellicose
  • belligerent
  • combating
  • contending
  • contentious
  • embattled
  • fighting
  • gladiatorial
  • in arms
  • martial
  • militaristic
  • military
  • offensive
  • pugnacious
  • pushy
  • quarrelsome
  • scrappy
  • self-assertive
  • truculent
  • up in arms
  • vigorous
  • warlike
  • warring
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