Synonyms and Antonyms for second-battle-of-ypres

1. battle (n.)

a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war


2. second (adj.)

coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude

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3. second (n.)

1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites


4. battle (v.)

battle or contend against in or as if in a battle


5. battle (n.)

an energetic attempt to achieve something


6. second (adv.)

in the second place


8. second (n.)

the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near the second of the bases in the infield


9. Ypres (n.)

battle in World War I (1914); heavy but indecisive fighting as the Allies and the Germans both tried to break through the lines of the others


10. Ypres (n.)

battle in World War I (1917); an Allied offensive which eventually failed because tanks bogged down in the waterlogged soil of Flanders; Germans introduced mustard gas which interfered with the Allied artillery