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1. battle-axe

noun. a broadax used as a weapon.

Synonyms

  • battle-ax
  • broadax
  • broadaxe
  • Lochaber ax
  • halberd
  • poleaxe

Antonyms

  • uxoricide
  • hubby
  • house husband
  • family man

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Rhymes with Battle Axe

  • antitax
  • pretax
  • knick-knacks
  • ty-sachs
  • relax
  • neoax
  • impacts
  • chirac's
  • whacks
  • trax
  • tracks
  • track's
  • stac's
  • stacks
  • snacks
  • smacks
  • slacks
  • quacks
  • plax
  • plaques
  • plack's
  • flax
  • cracks
  • blacks'
  • blacks
  • black's
  • attacks
  • zacks
  • zack's
  • yax

Sentences with battle-axe


1. Noun Phrase
The early Egyptian battle axe consisted of a crescent-shaped blade embedded into a groove in a long handle.

2. battle-axe

noun. a sharp-tongued domineering wife.

Synonyms

  • married woman
  • battle-ax

Antonyms

  • househusband
  • married person
  • benedict

3. battle-ax

noun. a broadax used as a weapon.

Synonyms

  • broadax
  • broadaxe
  • Lochaber ax
  • halberd
  • battle-axe
  • poleaxe

Antonyms

  • uxoricide
  • hubby
  • house husband
  • family man

4. battle

noun. ['ˈbætəl'] a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war.

Synonyms

  • combat
  • dogfight
  • pitched battle
  • engagement
  • war
  • action
  • assault
  • Armageddon
  • conflict
  • armed combat
  • fight
  • military action
  • naval battle

Antonyms

  • descending
  • falling
  • past
  • present

Etymology

  • batel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bataille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. battle

noun. ['ˈbætəl'] an energetic attempt to achieve something.

Synonyms

  • try
  • joust
  • effort
  • duel
  • scuffle
  • tilt
  • scramble
  • attempt
  • endeavour
  • endeavor

Antonyms

  • defend
  • nonoperational
  • cold war
  • peace

Etymology

  • batel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bataille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. battle

verb. ['ˈbætəl'] battle or contend against in or as if in a battle.

Synonyms

  • combat
  • dogfight
  • wrestle
  • fight
  • contend

Antonyms

  • nonparticipation
  • nonattendance
  • disassembly
  • cooperation

Etymology

  • batel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bataille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. battle

noun. ['ˈbætəl'] an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals).

Synonyms

  • class warfare
  • scrap
  • fighting
  • war
  • turf war
  • class struggle
  • rising
  • uprising
  • insurrection
  • warfare
  • combat
  • group action
  • rebellion
  • pacification
  • counterinsurgency
  • conflict
  • revolt
  • strife
  • class war
  • tug-of-war
  • fight
  • feud

Antonyms

  • segregation
  • non-involvement
  • engagement
  • non-engagement

Etymology

  • batel (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bataille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. axe

noun. ['ˈæks'] an edge tool with a heavy bladed head mounted across a handle.

Synonyms

  • common ax
  • ax head
  • fireman's axe
  • hatchet
  • poleaxe
  • poleax
  • axe head
  • ax handle
  • ice axe
  • piolet
  • double-bitted ax
  • Western axe
  • blade
  • edge tool
  • Western ax
  • axe handle
  • Dayton ax
  • double-bitted axe
  • broadax
  • broadaxe
  • ax
  • Dayton axe
  • ice ax
  • common axe
  • haft
  • helve

Antonyms

  • open
  • continue
  • hire
  • middle

9. axe

verb. ['ˈæks'] terminate.

Synonyms

  • end
  • ax

Antonyms

  • beginning
  • birth
  • stand still

10. axe

verb. ['ˈæks'] chop or split with an ax.

Synonyms

  • ax
  • hack

Antonyms

  • break in
  • jump off
  • get down
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