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  Words related to war

Related / Similar Words: warfare, state of war

 

Definition:
  • a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious; "the war on poverty"; "the war against crime";
  • the waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war";
  • an active struggle between competing entities; "a price war"; "a war of wits"; "diplomatic warfare";
  • a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply; "war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring";
  • make or wage war;

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    Hyponyms: limited war, psychological warfare, war of nerves, civil war, chemical warfare, chemical operations, biological warfare, BW, biological attack, biologic attack, bioattack, information warfare, IW, jihad, jehad, international jihad, world war, Chino-Japanese War, Sino-Japanese War, Macedonian War, Arab-Israeli War, Six-Day War, Six Day War, Yom Kippur War, Balkan Wars, Boer War, Crimean War, Franco-Prussian War, French and Indian War, Hundred Years' War, Iran-Iraq War, Gulf War, Korean War, Mexican War, Napoleonic Wars, Peloponnesian War, Persian Gulf War, Punic War, Russo-Japanese War, Seven Years' War, Spanish-American War, Spanish War, Thirty Years' War, Trojan War, Vietnam War, Vietnam, War of Greek Independence, War of the Austrian Succession, War of the Grand Alliance, War of the League of Augsburg, War of the Spanish Succession, War of the Roses, Wars of the Roses, War of 1812, hot war, drug war, proxy war, blitzkrieg, go to war, take arms, take up arms

     

    Derivational Morphology: state of war, warfare, warrior

     

    Anagrams: raw

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: luftë   Bosnian: rat  
    Breton: brezel   Catalan: guerra  
    Chinese: 战争   Croatian: rat  
    Danish: krig   Dutch: oorlog  
    Esperanto: milito   Estonian: sõda  
    Finnish: sota   French: guerre  
    Frisian: oarloch   German: Krieg  
    Greek: πόλεμος   Hebrew: מלחמה  
    Hindi: युद्ध   Hungarian: háború  
    Icelandic: stríð   Ido: milito  
    Indonesian: perang   Interlingua: guerra  
    Irish: cogadh   Italian: guerra  
    Japanese:   Korean: 전쟁  
    Kurdish: ceng   Latin: bellum  
    Latvian: karš   Malay: perang  
    Maltese: gwerra   Norwegian: krig  
    Polish: wojna   Portuguese: guerra  
    Romanian: război   Russian: война  
    Slovak: vojna   Slovene: vojna  
    Spanish: guerra   Swahili: vita  
    Swedish: krig   Tagalog: gera  
    Tamil: (pór)   Telugu: యుద్ధం  
    Turkish: savaş   Welsh: rhyfel  
    Yiddish: מלחמה  
     
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