Synonyms for pitched battle

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This was a pitched battle, and the farmers had all but won it.

Sorties were discussed, ambushes considered, and a pitched battle was planned.

It was not a moment for shooting:—but for a pitched battle, hand to hand.

A pitched battle was fought, and no quarter was given on either side.

A pitched battle followed and for a time the situation was alarming.

This gradually swelled into the incessant roar of pitched battle.

A pitched battle was fought at Napierville early in November.

A pitched battle was fought at Konieh on the 21st of December.

Max was armed to the teeth, as though in preparation for a pitched battle.

Unless I am in error, it had a pitched battle hereabouts with a kraken.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PITCHED BATTLE

battle royal

nounfierce fight
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