Definitions for warfareˈwɔrˌfɛər
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the process of military struggle between two nations or groups of nations; war.
armed conflict between two massed enemies, armies, or the like.
conflict, esp. when vicious and unrelenting, between competitors, political rivals, etc.
Origin of warfare:
1425–75; late ME werefare lit., a faring forth to war; see war1, fare
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"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
the activities and methods involved in fighting wars
urban warfare tactics
The waging of war or armed conflict against an enemy
Military operations of some particular kind e.g. guerrilla warfare
To lead a military life; to carry on continual wars.
military service; military life; contest carried on by enemies; hostilities; war
to lead a military life; to carry on continual wars
Translations for warfare
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
fighting, as in a war
He refused to fight, because he has religious objections to warfare.
- vegtery, oorlogAfrikaans
- حَرْب، قِتال، صِراعArabic
- guerraPortuguese (BR)
- die KriegsführungGerman
- πόλεμος, εχθροπραξίεςGreek
- karas, kariavimasLithuanian
- karš; karošanaLatvian
- боевые действияRussian
- vojna, vojnový stavSlovak
- krig, krigföringSwedish
- การทำสงคราม; การสู้รบ; การสงคราม; ความขัดแย้งThai
- 戰爭Chinese (Trad.)
- війна; боротьбаUkrainian
- جنگ و جدلUrdu
- cuộc chiến tranhVietnamese
- 战争Chinese (Simp.)
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