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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. man-of-war

noun. a warship intended for combat.

Synonyms

  • combat ship
  • ship of the line
  • sailing warship
  • war vessel

4. Vietnam

noun. a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of North Vietnam who were supported by the Chinese and the armies of South Vietnam who were supported by the United States.

5. Vietnam

noun. a communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945.

Synonyms

  • capital of Vietnam
  • Socialist Republic of Vietnam
  • Viet Nam
  • ASEAN
  • Indochinese peninsula
  • Haiphong
  • Annam
  • Ho Chi Minh City
  • Association of Southeast Asian Nations
  • Vietnamese
  • Saigon
  • Indochina
  • North Vietnam
  • Hanoi
  • South Vietnam

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. war

verb. ['ˈwɔr'] make or wage war.

Synonyms

  • take arms
  • take up arms
  • blitzkrieg
  • go to war
  • fight
  • contend

Antonyms

  • surrender
  • agree
  • refrain
  • disclaim

Etymology

  • werre (Middle English (1100-1500))
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