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1. 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))

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  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress

2. 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))

3. 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))

4. dress

noun. ['ˈdrɛs'] a one-piece garment for a woman; has skirt and bodice.

Synonyms

  • bodice
  • sari
  • jumper
  • polonaise
  • neckline
  • chemise
  • gown
  • kirtle
  • pinafore
  • frock
  • pinny
  • sheath
  • woman's clothing
  • zipper
  • zip
  • caftan
  • hemline
  • shift
  • coatdress
  • muumuu
  • cocktail dress
  • sundress
  • kaftan
  • sack
  • shirtdress
  • saree
  • slide fastener
  • zip fastener
  • dirndl
  • morning dress
  • strapless

Antonyms

  • destabilize
  • enable
  • loosen
  • depersonalize

5. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] put on clothes.

Synonyms

  • dandify
  • deck up
  • get dressed
  • trick up
  • tog
  • cross-dress
  • assume
  • wear
  • gussy up
  • attire
  • fancy up
  • dress down
  • garment
  • tog up
  • raiment
  • habilitate
  • don
  • primp
  • fit out
  • plume
  • change
  • overdress
  • get into
  • trick out
  • bundle up
  • tog out
  • garb
  • put on
  • rig out
  • deck out
  • get up
  • clothe
  • underdress
  • fig up
  • prink
  • enclothe
  • dress up
  • apparel
  • preen

Antonyms

  • undress
  • overdress
  • stay
  • dress up

6. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] provide with clothes or put clothes on.

Synonyms

  • get dressed
  • tog
  • habit
  • garment
  • gown
  • prim out
  • raiment
  • coat
  • frock
  • cover
  • prim up
  • jacket
  • habilitate
  • fit out
  • vesture
  • robe
  • overdress
  • wrap up
  • prim
  • garb
  • change state
  • overclothe
  • shirt
  • clothe
  • underdress
  • corset
  • enclothe
  • shoe
  • costume
  • turn
  • dress up
  • apparel

Antonyms

  • undress
  • overdress
  • thin
  • heat

7. dress

noun. ['ˈdrɛs'] clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion.

Synonyms

  • evening dress
  • wear
  • finery
  • attire
  • athletic wear
  • ecclesiastical attire
  • ecclesiastical robe
  • evening clothes
  • formalwear
  • turnout
  • activewear
  • vesture
  • getup
  • eveningwear
  • false hair
  • sportswear
  • garb
  • riding habit
  • article of clothing
  • hairpiece
  • clothing
  • outfit
  • costume
  • disguise
  • ao dai
  • habiliment
  • wearable
  • morning dress
  • rig
  • postiche

Antonyms

  • defuse
  • unmuzzle
  • undercharge
  • dirty

8. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] put a finish on.

Antonyms

  • validate

9. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] dress in a certain manner.

Synonyms

  • fig out
  • deck up
  • get dressed
  • trick up
  • gussy up
  • attire
  • fancy up
  • tog up
  • overdress
  • trick out
  • tog out
  • rig out
  • deck out
  • get up
  • fig up
  • prink
  • dress up

Antonyms

  • transitivize
  • decontaminate
  • clean
  • unstring

10. dress

verb. ['ˈdrɛs'] dress or groom with elaborate care.

Synonyms

  • deck up
  • get dressed
  • trick up
  • gussy up
  • attire
  • fancy up
  • tog up
  • primp
  • plume
  • overdress
  • trick out
  • tog out
  • rig out
  • deck out
  • get up
  • fig up
  • prink
  • dress up
  • preen

Antonyms

  • dress down
  • destabilise
  • sensitize
  • demilitarise

Example sentences of the word battle-dress


1. Noun Phrase
Blankets, rugs, clothing, moccasins and battle dress are among the items that this group of people produced from the bison.

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