Definitions for war-torn

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word war-torn

Princeton's WordNet

  1. war-torn, war-worn(adj)

    laid waste by war


  1. war-torn(Adjective)

    extensively damaged as the result of war.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of war-torn in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of war-torn in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pen Farthing:

    He was just war-torn and battered, just like the town we were actually fighting over.

  2. Thomas Ristenpart:

    Preventing entire populations from getting access to basic information would be a human-rights catastrophe, particularly for areas of the world that are already war-torn.

  3. Savita Ginde:

    Well you know, a lot of times, especially with the second [ trimester fetuses ], we wo n’t even put water, because it ’s so big you can put your hand in there and pick out the parts, so I do n’t think it would be as war-torn.

  4. Kelly Cowin:

    Everyone in the family had read it and there was something about that article that spoke to me, there’s so much complexity to it: There’s a war element, a love story between Tess and Gil, there’s this idea that, generations later, two girls of these war-torn families can come together to bridge a gap.

  5. Eva Svoboda:

    Although it might be difficult to trust new and 'non-traditional' humanitarian providers, it is important for international aid organizations and donors to ... form equal partnerships with those that are genuinely seeking to provide aid to war-torn areas, local organizations are the face of the new aid model, one that is sorely needed to best serve those in need.

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