combat definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To oppose in struggle; fight against.
    • To oppose vigorously; battle against. See Synonyms at oppose.
    • to battle with; to oppose by power, argument, etc.; to contend against; to resist.
    • To oppose in struggle; fight against.
    • To oppose vigorously; struggle against. See Synonyms at oppose.
    • To fight with; to oppose by force, debate, etc.; to contend against; to withstand.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To engage in combat; contend or struggle.
    • To struggle or contend, as with an opposing force; to fight.
    • to take part in combat; contend or struggle.
    • To struggle or contend, as with an opposing power; to battle.
  • noun:
    • battling, specifically armed struggle; strife. See Synonyms at dispute.
    • A battle, a fight (often one in which tools are employed); difficult for success.
    • A fight; a contest of assault; challenging for supremacy.
    • An engagement of no great magnitude; or one out of which the events engaged aren't armies.
    • A fight, especially, in previous use, between two; overall, difficult to withstand, overthrow, or conquer: competition; involvement; battle.
    • the act of fighting; any competition or challenge
    • an engagement fought between two military forces
    • Fighting, especially armed struggle; strife. See Synonyms at dispute.
    • A battle, a fight (often one out of which tools are utilized); difficult for victory.
    • A fight; a contest of assault; challenging for supremacy.
    • An engagement of no great magnitude; or one in that your parties engaged are not armies.
    • A fight, specifically, in early in the day usage, between two; generally, a struggle to withstand, overthrow, or overcome: contest; engagement; fight.
    • the work of battling; any contest or struggle
    • an engagement fought between two armed forces causes
  • adjective:
    • Of or relating to fight: flew 50 fight missions.
    • meant for use or deployment in fight: fight boots; combat soldiers.
    • Of or relating to fight: travelled 50 combat missions.
    • meant for use or deployment in combat: fight boots; combat soldiers.
  • verb:
    • To fight; to struggle for victory.
    • fight or contend against in or as if in a battle
    • to battle; to struggle for success.
    • struggle or contend against in or as if in a battle
  • others:
    • To fight; battle or contend; struggle; specifically, in earlier in the day use, take part in solitary fight.
    • to battle or do battle with; oppose by force; contend against; resist contentiously: as, to fight an antagonist; to fight arguments or opinions.
    • To fight; battle or contend; struggle; specially, in previous use, participate in solitary battle.
    • To fight or do fight with; oppose by power; contend against; resist contentiously: because, to fight an antagonist; to fight arguments or opinions.

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