melee definition

  • noun:
    • Confused, hand-to-hand fighting in a pitched battle.
    • A violent free-for-all. See Synonyms at brawl.
    • A confused tumultuous mingling, as of a crowd: the rush-hour melee.
    • Hand-to-hand combat; mano a mano.
    • A naval or armor fight at an abnormally close range, expanding also to disorganized crowd or traffic jams, utilizing no ammo.
    • A noisy or heated battle, debate or scrap
  • verb:
    • to physically strike, in place of shooting or blowing up.

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