What is another word for drug war?

Synonyms for drug war
drug war

This thesaurus page includes all potential synonyms, words with the same meaning and similar terms for the word drug war.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drug warnoun

    conflict between law enforcement and those who deal in illegal drugs

Matched Categories

How to pronounce drug war?

How to say drug war in sign language?

How to use drug war in a sentence?

  1. Bill Hagerty:

    Of course, behind all of this is the Chinese Communist Party, which is routing its fentanyl precursors through Mexico. They are making this stuff and funneling it across our open Southern Border – and, in so doing, are waging a drug war against America’s youth.

  2. Republican Rep. Jason Lewis:

    If you're trying to suggest that that somehow I've got these horrible attitudes or because you were engaged in a provocative radio talk show, even though your record in Congress is very mainstream -- Gov Track, puts me as a moderate, i'm working with( Democratic Rep.) Bobby Scott on criminal justice reform. I wrote a number of op-eds over the years questioning the efficacy of the drug war and specifically citing its impact on minority communities. My actual record is, is fairly clear. So when you take a quote in the context of a rhetorical discussion and put it in a headline that's even worse -- I do think that's out of context.

  3. Nicole Curato:

    Whether these proposals will carry weight is another story, but at least alternative approaches to the bloody drug war are put on the table.

  4. Carlos Conde:

    Now that dela Rosa is a policymaker, there is renewed urgency in bringing all those responsible for 'drug war' crimes to justice.

  5. Claude Arnold:

    If there is to be a further decline in cooperation from the Mexican government, then what is the point in giving them funds, if they’re not going to cooperate with the U.S. government in the drug war, why would you continue to give U.S. dollars to that government? It’s pretty simple.

Translations for drug war

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for drug war »


Find a translation for the drug war synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"drug war." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 19 Jul 2024. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/drug+war>.

Discuss these drug war synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for drug war?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Synonyms.com


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    What is a synonym for bounty?
    A Empty
    B Shallow
    C Scares
    D Plentiful

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for drug war: