Definitions for combat

Definitions for (noun) combat

Main entry: armed combat, combat

Definition: an engagement fought between two military forces

Main entry: scrap, combat, fight, fighting

Definition: the act of fighting; any contest or struggle

Usage: a fight broke out at the hockey game; there was fighting in the streets; the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap

Definitions for (verb) combat

Main entry: combat, battle

Definition: battle or contend against in or as if in a battle

Usage: The Kurds are combating Iraqi troops in Northern Iraq; We must combat the prejudices against other races; they battled over the budget

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