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1. tug-of-war

noun. any hard struggle between equally matched groups.

Synonyms

  • battle
  • conflict

Antonyms

  • defend
  • agreement
  • keep

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Example sentences of the word war-chest


1. Noun Phrase
This often requires a sizable war chest -- Oculus Rift alone cost Facebook $2 billion.

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. chest

noun. ['ˈtʃɛst'] the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates.

Synonyms

  • breastbone
  • body part
  • female chest
  • thoracic vein
  • vena thoracica
  • musculus pectoralis
  • trunk
  • bust
  • sternum
  • area of cardiac dullness
  • pectus
  • pectoralis
  • rib cage
  • pecs
  • vertebrate
  • gall bladder
  • body
  • craniate
  • torso
  • male chest
  • gallbladder
  • breast
  • thorax
  • pectoral
  • thoracic cavity
  • thoracic aorta
  • chest cavity

Antonyms

  • porosity
  • thickness
  • thin
  • hardness

Etymology

  • cest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. chest

noun. ['ˈtʃɛst'] box with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy.

Synonyms

  • tea chest
  • pyx chest
  • pix
  • lid
  • toolbox
  • wedding chest
  • tool case
  • ammunition chest
  • pyx
  • pix chest
  • sea chest
  • hope chest
  • toy chest
  • caisson
  • coffer
  • toy box
  • tool cabinet
  • cedar chest
  • tool chest
  • treasure chest

Antonyms

  • success
  • rich
  • defend
  • artifact

Etymology

  • cest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. chest

noun. ['ˈtʃɛst'] furniture with drawers for keeping clothes.

Synonyms

  • bureau
  • drawer
  • chiffonier
  • chest of drawers
  • piece of furniture
  • tallboy
  • commode
  • lowboy
  • dresser
  • shelf
  • article of furniture
  • highboy

Antonyms

  • breakableness
  • solidity
  • unbreakableness
  • softness

Etymology

  • cest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. chest

noun. ['ˈtʃɛst'] the front of the trunk from the neck to the abdomen.

Synonyms

  • bosom
  • external body part
  • thorax
  • pectus

Antonyms

  • unbox
  • unclasp
  • show

Etymology

  • cest (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. 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))

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))
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