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Etymology

1. 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))

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2. tug-of-war

noun. any hard struggle between equally matched groups.

Synonyms

  • battle
  • conflict

Antonyms

  • defend
  • agreement
  • keep

3. Persian

noun. a native or inhabitant of Iran.

Synonyms

  • Irani
  • Persia
  • Asian
  • Farsi
  • Iranian
  • Asiatic
  • Islamic Republic of Iran

Etymology

  • percynne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • persien (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

4. Persian

adjective. of or relating to Iran or its people or language or culture.

Etymology

  • percynne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • persien (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))

5. gulf

noun. ['ˈgʌlf'] an arm of a sea or ocean partly enclosed by land; larger than a bay.

Synonyms

  • sea
  • water

Antonyms

  • proportion
  • equality
  • territorial waters

Etymology

  • golfe (French)
  • ''[[culfus]], [[colfus]]'' (Latin)

6. gulf

noun. ['ˈgʌlf'] an unbridgeable disparity (as from a failure of understanding).

Synonyms

  • disconnection
  • disparity

Antonyms

  • connect
  • attach
  • plug in

Etymology

  • golfe (French)
  • ''[[culfus]], [[colfus]]'' (Latin)

7. gulf

noun. ['ˈgʌlf'] a deep wide chasm.

Antonyms

  • coherence

Etymology

  • golfe (French)
  • ''[[culfus]], [[colfus]]'' (Latin)

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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