Definition of WAR

noun : WAR

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the waging of armed conflict against an enemy; "thousands of people were killed in the war" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply; "war was declared in November but actual fighting did not begin until the following spring" ;

  • 3. (

    ) an active struggle between competing entities; "a price war"; "a war of wits"; "diplomatic warfare" ;

  • 4. (

    ) a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious; "the war on poverty"; "the war against crime" ;

verb : WAR

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) make or wage war ;


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