What does war-torn mean?

Definitions for war-torn

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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. Sarah Brown:

    The vast loss of potential caused by the crisis in education threatens to deprive Syria of the skills it will need to rebuild a war-torn society.

  3. 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.

  4. Deidre Berger:

    Much of the hate stems from anti-foreigner and anti-refugee sentiments, triggered by the influx of close to a million Muslims from the war-torn Middle East and Afghanistan.

  5. 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 don’t think it would be as war-torn.

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