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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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. dirty

adjective. ['ˈdɝːti'] soiled or likely to soil with dirt or grime.

Synonyms

  • muddy
  • sordid
  • scummy
  • fouled
  • travel-stained
  • draggled
  • begrimed
  • grimy
  • unwashed
  • untidy
  • cleanness
  • feculent
  • smutty
  • maculate
  • snotty
  • unclean
  • travel-soiled
  • lousy
  • smudgy
  • grubby
  • buggy
  • greasy
  • foul
  • dirty-faced
  • Augean
  • raunchy
  • soiled
  • flyblown
  • uncleanly
  • bedraggled
  • ratty
  • sooty
  • cobwebby
  • nasty
  • grungy
  • squalid
  • filthy
  • oily
  • snot-nosed
  • unswept
  • befouled
  • black
  • mucky

Antonyms

  • dirtiness
  • tidy
  • dry
  • clear

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dirt (English)
  • drit (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. dirty

adjective. ['ˈdɝːti'] (of behavior or especially language) characterized by obscenity or indecency.

Synonyms

  • bawdy
  • profane
  • cruddy
  • salacious
  • smutty
  • scatological
  • foul
  • dirty-minded
  • ribald
  • raunchy
  • scabrous
  • foul-mouthed
  • blue
  • nasty
  • off-color
  • filthy
  • blasphemous
  • lewd
  • obscene
  • foul-spoken

Antonyms

  • clean
  • reputable
  • unacquisitive
  • estimable

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dirt (English)
  • drit (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. dirty

adjective. ['ˈdɝːti'] vile; despicable.

Synonyms

  • lousy
  • nasty
  • awful

Antonyms

  • inoffensive
  • disinfect
  • fair ball
  • stay

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dirt (English)
  • drit (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. dirty

adjective. ['ˈdɝːti'] spreading pollution or contamination; especially radioactive contamination.

Antonyms

  • untangled

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dirt (English)
  • drit (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. dirty

adjective. ['ˈdɝːti'] unpleasantly stormy.

Antonyms

  • cheerful

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • dirt (English)
  • drit (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))
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