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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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Words that Rhyme with War Baby

  • crybaby
  • smaby
  • slaby
  • achebe
  • taibi
  • sabey
  • raby
  • rabey
  • nabi
  • maybe
  • mabey
  • haby
  • cabey

2. tug-of-war

noun. any hard struggle between equally matched groups.

Synonyms

  • battle
  • conflict

Antonyms

  • defend
  • agreement
  • keep

3. baby-wise

adverb. like a baby.

4. baby

noun. ['ˈbeɪbi'] a very young child (birth to 1 year) who has not yet begun to walk or talk.

Synonyms

  • pappoose
  • newborn
  • suckling
  • abandoned infant
  • kid
  • test-tube baby
  • papoose
  • nurseling
  • blue baby
  • babe
  • foundling
  • war baby
  • neonate
  • child
  • cherub
  • infant
  • newborn baby
  • nursling
  • newborn infant

Antonyms

  • attend
  • have
  • include
  • overshoot

Etymology

  • babee (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. baby

noun. ['ˈbeɪbi'] the youngest member of a group (not necessarily young).

Synonyms

  • progeny
  • offspring

Antonyms

  • mind
  • attend to
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • babee (Middle English (1100-1500))

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))

Example sentences of the word war-baby


1. Noun Phrase
More than 70 million children from the post-war baby boom entered young adulthood in the 1960s, and John F. Kennedy began his presidency at the beginning of the decade.

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