Synonyms
Antonyms

1. tug-of-war

noun. any hard struggle between equally matched groups.

Synonyms

  • battle
  • conflict

Antonyms

  • defend
  • agreement
  • keep

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Rhymes with Civil War

  • villasenor
  • espectador
  • cavalli-sfor
  • montemayor
  • montefiore
  • bensenyore
  • underscore
  • sotomayor
  • heretofore
  • guarantor
  • balthazor
  • armentor
  • postwar
  • longcor
  • livermore
  • hardcore
  • explore
  • antiwar
  • senor
  • roquemore
  • restore
  • prewar
  • paramore
  • outscore
  • noncore
  • jambor
  • implore
  • gilgore
  • deplore
  • cat-4

2. war-ridden

adjective. engaged in war.

Synonyms

  • unpeaceful
  • warring
  • belligerent

Antonyms

  • unaggressive
  • calm
  • amicable
  • nonviolent

Etymology

  • -ridden (English)
  • war (English)
  • werre (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] applying to ordinary citizens as contrasted with the military.

Antonyms

  • unrefined

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

4. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] not rude; marked by satisfactory (or especially minimal) adherence to social usages and sufficient but not noteworthy consideration for others.

Synonyms

  • polite

Antonyms

  • uncivil
  • impoliteness

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

5. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] of or in a condition of social order.

Synonyms

  • civilised

Antonyms

  • discourtesy
  • impolite

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

6. civil

adjective. ['ˈsɪvəl'] of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals.

Antonyms

  • serviceman

Etymology

  • civilis (Latin)
  • -ilis (Latin)

7. war

noun. ['ˈwɔr'] the waging of armed conflict against an enemy.

Synonyms

  • action
  • hot war
  • information warfare
  • civil war
  • battle
  • limited war
  • BW
  • psychological warfare
  • jehad
  • engagement
  • world war
  • warfare
  • combat
  • chemical warfare
  • aggression
  • biologic attack
  • conflict
  • armed combat
  • military action
  • jihad
  • bioattack
  • international jihad
  • war of nerves
  • biological warfare
  • IW
  • chemical operations
  • fight

Antonyms

  • dormant
  • inactivity
  • inactiveness
  • inaction

Etymology

  • werre (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. war

noun. ['ˈwɔr'] a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply.

Synonyms

  • antagonism
  • proxy war
  • hostility
  • state of war

Antonyms

  • agreement
  • keep
  • compatibility
  • defend

Etymology

  • werre (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. war

noun. ['ˈwɔr'] an active struggle between competing entities.

Synonyms

  • warfare
  • drug war
  • trench warfare
  • conflict
  • battle

Antonyms

  • non-involvement
  • non-engagement
  • nonparticipation
  • friendliness

Etymology

  • werre (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. war

noun. ['ˈwɔr'] a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious.

Synonyms

  • effort
  • movement
  • crusade
  • cause
  • campaign

Antonyms

  • sink
  • source
  • stabilisation
  • stabilization

Etymology

  • werre (Middle English (1100-1500))
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