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English Meaning(s) for 戦

  1. war; battle
  2. match; game; competition

Definition and Synonyms for 戦

Battle an energetic attempt to achieve something
Synonyms: 争闘, 奮闘, , , 戦い, 戦う, 格闘, 闘争, 闘諍
Battle a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war
Synonyms: バトル, 一戦, 交戦, 修羅, 兵甲, 兵馬, 剣戟, 合戦, 弓矢, 弓箭, 弓馬, , , 戦い, 戦う, 戦火, 戦闘, 甲兵, 衝突, ,
Campaign several related operations aimed at achieving a particular goal (usually within geographical and temporal constraints)
Synonyms: , , , , 戦役,
Warfare the waging of armed conflict against an enemy
Synonyms: 交戦, 兵戈, 兵甲, 兵革, 兵馬, 合戦, 干戈, 弓矢, 弓箭, , , 戦い, 戦う, 戦争, 戦役, 戦火, 甲兵, 矢石, 矢石, , 軍役, 軍旅
Competition an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
Synonyms: くらべ, ゲーム, コンペ, ダービー, コンクール, コンテスト, コンペティション, 争い, 争う, 争奪, 争奪戦, 勝負, 勝負事, 合戦, 対戦, 対抗, , , 戦い, 戦う, 手合い, 手合わせ, 抗う, 比べる, , 競り, 競る, 競争, 競り合い, 競り合う, 競技, 腕比べ, 試合, 闘技
Match a formal contest in which two or more persons or teams compete
Synonyms: ゲーム, マッチ, マッチ, 勝負, 取り組み, 取り組む, , , 戦い, 戦う, 手合い, 手番, 試合

Meanings for each kanji in 戦

war; battle; match Kanji Details »

Categories 戦 is a member of

Effort earnest and conscientious activity intended to do or accomplish something
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Action a military engagement
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Military Operation activity by a military or naval force (as a maneuver or campaign)
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Social Event an event characteristic of persons forming groups
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Competition an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
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Sample Sentences for 戦

I have two tickets to the Yomirui Giants - Chunichi Dragons night game. Want to go?
Nothing is more disappointing than to lose in the finals.
The whole world could be destroyed by an atomic war.
The exhibition games are over and the regular season finally begins.
During the final against Italy, Zidane received a red card for head-butting Materazzi.

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