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noun, suru verb

English Meaning(s) for 戦争

noun, suru verb
  1. war
  2. fighting; fierce competition

Definition and Synonyms for 戦争

War a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious
Synonyms: 戦争
Hostilities fighting
Synonyms: 戦争
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
Warfare an active struggle between competing entities
Synonyms: 戦争
War a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply
Synonyms: 大戦, 戦争, 戦争状態, 戦役, 戦火, 軍役, 軍旅
Hostilities acts of overt warfare
Synonyms: 戦争

Meanings for each kanji in 戦争

» war; battle; match
» contend; dispute; argue

Categories 戦争 is a member of

Crusade a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end
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Action a military engagement
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Battle an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals)
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Armed Combat an engagement fought between two military forces
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Hostility a state of deep-seated ill-will
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Sample Sentences for 戦争

Every evening after school we met in his back garden and arranged Indian battles.
War doesn't make anybody happy.
Many young men died in the cause of democracy during the war.
The constant border wars between England and Scotland came to an end.
They knelt down and prayed that the war would end soon.

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