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war

synonym (synonym of war)

  • (noun.act)
    the waging of armed conflict against an enemy (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply (noun.state)
     

antonym (antonym of war)

  • (noun.state)
    the state prevailing during the absence of war (noun.state)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    end hostilities (verb.competition)
     

hypernym (war IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a concerted campaign to end something that is injurious (noun.act)
    a series of actions advancing a principle or tending toward a particular end (noun.act)
     
  • a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply (noun.state)
    a state of deep-seated ill-will (noun.state)
     
  • an active struggle between competing entities (noun.act)
    an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals) (noun.act)
     
  • make or wage war (verb.competition)
    be engaged in a fight; carry on a fight (verb.competition)
     
  • the waging of armed conflict against an enemy (noun.act)
    a military engagement (noun.act)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF war relation)

  • a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply (noun.state)
    a war instigated by a major power that does not itself participate (noun.state)
     
  • an active struggle between competing entities (noun.act)
    conflict between law enforcement and those who deal in illegal drugs (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a struggle (usually prolonged) between competing entities in which neither side is able to win (noun.act)
     
  • make or wage war (verb.competition)
    fight a quick and surprising war (verb.competition)
     
  • (verb.competition)
    commence hostilities (verb.competition)
     
  • the waging of armed conflict against an enemy (noun.act)
    a war whose objective is less than the unconditional defeat of the enemy (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the use of psychological tactics to destroy the opponents' morale (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war between factions in the same country (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    warfare using chemical agents to kill or injure or incapacitate the enemy (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the use of bacteria or viruses or toxins to destroy men and animals or food (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the use of information or information technology during a time of crisis or conflict to achieve or promote specific objectives over a specific adversa more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a holy war waged by Muslims against infidels (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war in which the major nations of the world are involved (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.state)
    actual fighting between the warring parties (noun.state)
     

instance hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF war relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • (noun.act)
    a war between China and Japan (1894 and 1895) over the control of the Korean Peninsula; China was overwhelmingly defeated at Port Arthur (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    one the four wars between Macedonia and Rome in the 3rd and 2nd centuries BC, which ended in the defeat of Macedonia and its annexation as a Roman pro more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    tension between Arabs and Israeli erupted into a brief war in June 1967; Israel emerged as a major power in the Middle East (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in October 1973 (on Yom Kippur); Israel counterattacked and drove the Syrians back and crossed the Suez Canal into Egy more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    two wars (1912-1913) that were fought over the last of the European territories of the Ottoman Empire and that left the area around Constantinople (no more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    either of two wars: the first when the Boers fought England in order to regain the independence they had given up to obtain British help against the Z more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war in Crimea between Russia and a group of nations including England and France and Turkey and Sardinia; 1853-1856 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war between France and Prussia that ended the Second Empire in France and led to the founding of modern Germany; 1870-1871 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war in North America between France and Britain (both aided by American Indian tribes); 1755-1760 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the series of wars fought intermittently between France and England; 1337-1453 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a dispute over control of the waterway between Iraq and Iran broke out into open fighting in 1980 and continued until 1988, when they accepted a UN ce more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war between North and South Korea; South Korea was aided by the United States and other members of the United Nations; 1950-1953 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    after disputes over Texas lands that were settled by Mexicans the United States declared war on Mexico in 1846 and by treaty in 1848 took Texas and Ca more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a series of wars fought between France (led by Napoleon Bonaparte) and alliances involving England and Prussia and Russia and Austria at different tim more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war in which Athens and its allies were defeated by the league centered on Sparta; 431-404 BC (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war fought between Iraq and a coalition led by the United States that freed Kuwait from Iraqi invaders; 1990-1991 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    one of the three wars between Carthage and Rome that resulted in the destruction of Carthage and its annexation by Rome; 264-241 BC, 218-201 BC, 149-1 more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    Japanese victory in the war with Russia (1904-1905) gave Japan power over Korea and Manchuria (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war of England and Prussia against France and Austria (1756-1763); Britain and Prussia got the better of it (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war between the United States and Spain in 1898 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a series of conflicts (1618-1648) between Protestants and Catholics starting in Germany and spreading until France and Denmark and Sweden were opposin more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    (Greek mythology) a great war fought between Greece and Troy; the Greeks sailed to Troy to recover Helen of Troy, the beautiful wife of Menelaus who h more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of North Vietnam who were supported by the Chinese and the armies of South Vietnam who were s more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the Greeks rebelled against Turkish rule in 1821; with the support of England and France and Russia they won independence in 1828 at Navarino (althoug more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    Prussia and Austria fought over Silesia and most of the rest of Europe took sides; 1740-1748 (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an aggressive war waged by Louis XIV against Spain and the Holy Roman Empire and England and Holland and other states (1689-1697) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a general war in Europe (1701-1714) that broke out when Louis XIV installed his grandson on the throne of Spain; England and Holland hoped to limit Lo more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    struggle for the English throne (1455-1485) between the house of York (white rose) and the house of Lancaster (red rose) ending with the accession of more.. (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    a war (1812-1814) between the United States and England which was trying to interfere with American trade with France (noun.act)
     

part holonym (PART OF relation)

  • (noun.act)
    a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    an engagement fought between two military forces (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of initiating hostilities (noun.act)
     

derivation (.... is derived from war)

  • make or wage war (verb.competition)
    the waging of armed conflict against an enemy (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone engaged in or experienced in warfare (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply (noun.state)
     
  • the waging of armed conflict against an enemy (noun.act)
    make or wage war (verb.competition)
     

domain category (war is domain category of ....)

  • a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply (noun.state)
    the waging of armed conflict against an enemy (noun.act)
     
  • the waging of armed conflict against an enemy (noun.act)
    the military forces of a nation (noun.group)
     

domain member category (.... is a member category of war domain)

  • (noun.act)
    (war) a reduction in intensity (of a crisis or a war) (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.group)
    one of two or more contesting groups (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who takes spoils or plunder (as in war) (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.state)
    a legal state created by a declaration of war and ended by official declaration during which the international rules of war apply (noun.state)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym instance hyponym part holonym derivation warfare state of war peace make peace campaign cause action military action battle conflict limited war psychological warfare civil war chemical operations bioattack biologic attack chino-japanese war sino-japanese war macedonian war arab-israeli war yom kippur war balkan wars battle conflict engagement armed combat combat aggression warfare warrior state of war

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