What does warfare mean?

Definitions for warfare
ˈwɔrˌfɛərwar·fare

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word warfare.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. war, warfare(noun)

    the waging of armed conflict against an enemy

    "thousands of people were killed in the war"

  2. war, warfare(noun)

    an active struggle between competing entities

    "a price war"; "a war of wits"; "diplomatic warfare"

Wiktionary

  1. warfare(Noun)

    The waging of war or armed conflict against an enemy

  2. warfare(Noun)

    Military operations of some particular kind e.g. guerrilla warfare

  3. warfare(Verb)

    To lead a military life; to carry on continual wars.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Warfare(noun)

    military service; military life; contest carried on by enemies; hostilities; war

    Etymology: [War + OE. fare a journey, a passage, course, AS. faru. See Fare, n.]

  2. Warfare(noun)

    contest; struggle

    Etymology: [War + OE. fare a journey, a passage, course, AS. faru. See Fare, n.]

  3. Warfare(verb)

    to lead a military life; to carry on continual wars

    Etymology: [War + OE. fare a journey, a passage, course, AS. faru. See Fare, n.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. warfare

    Military service; military life; war; hostilities; contest carried on by enemies.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of warfare in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of warfare in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of warfare in a Sentence

  1. Rick Perry:

    President Obama is left to argue chlorine gas attacks on the Syrian people are not chemical warfare, there is a great price to be paid when America does not lead, and innocent Syrian civilians are paying that price today.

  2. Hillary Clinton:

    The forces at work in the 2016 election in the United States are still with us and not only in my country but around the world, it was a perfect storm: deep currents of anger and resentment flowing through our culture. Our political press that told voters my emails were the most important story. The unprecedented intervention in our election by the FBI director. The information warfare waged from within the Kremlin.

  3. The Venezuelan leader:

    There are new attacks against Venezuela, despite a year 2015 that has been difficult, with economic warfare because the price of our oil export plummeted by 60 percent, we will be showing record reductions in abject poverty.

  4. President Trump:

    We exposed the corruption of NCIS [ Navy Criminal Investigative Service ], the systemic weak senior leadership in NSW [ Naval Special Warfare Command ] and the illegal actions conducted by the prosecutors, the fight is not over for us, like we stated from the beginning, if this can happen to us it can happen to anyone ! Going forward we will continue to push for reform in the way the military treats its warfighters and the country treats their first responders. The prosecutors from the case were awarded Navy Achievement medals just eight days after Gallagher was acquitted on most of the charges. Trump had Navy Achievement medals promptly rescinded and described the attorneys actions as.

  5. Ramezan Sharif:

    The publication of such false news under the present circumstances is akin to psychological warfare.

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