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[せん()]
sen
suffix

English Meaning(s) for 戦

suffix
  1. match; 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
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, 兵馬, 合戦, 干戈, 弓矢, 弓箭, , , 戦い, 戦う, 戦争, 戦役, 戦火, 甲兵, , 軍役, 軍旅
Competition an occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
Synonyms: ゲーム, コンペ, 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: まっち, ゲーム, 勝負, 取り組み, 取り組む, , , 戦い, 戦う, 手合い, 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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Stroke Order Diagrams for 戦

Sample Sentences for 戦

Today's Tigers-Giants baseball game was called off due to heavy rain.
The art of modern warfare does not necessarily require soldiers to be armed to the teeth to be effective as combatants.
We will win the day.
I have a great interest in the Wars of the Roses.
I'd better stay out of that debate as I don't want any trouble.

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