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Synonyms for warfare
ˈwɔrˌfɛərwar·fare

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. warfare

    Synonyms:
    war, hostilities, antagonism, campaign, engagement, belligerence

    Antonyms:
    peace, truce, pacification, accommodation, reconciliation, armistice, neutrality, friendliness

Princeton's WordNet

  1. war, warfarenoun

    the waging of armed conflict against an enemy

    "thousands of people were killed in the war"

    Synonyms:
    war, state of war

  2. war, warfarenoun

    an active struggle between competing entities

    "a price war"; "a war of wits"; "diplomatic warfare"

    Synonyms:
    war, state of war

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. warfarenoun

    Synonyms:
    hostilities, war, state of war

  2. warfarenoun

    Synonyms:
    contest, struggle, strife

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. warfarenoun

    Synonyms:
    war, hostilities, crusade, struggle, strife, militancy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "warfare":

    war, wars, battle, combat

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How to use warfare in a sentence?

  1. Philip Breedlove:

    We are beginning to see the (heat) signatures of air defence systems and electronic warfare systems that have accompanied past Russian troop movements into Ukraine.

  2. Cao Weidong:

    Modern naval warfare often requires the mobilisation and deployment of a large number of ships while the mass production of naval ships in peacetime is not economically sensible, therefore, it is a common practice that shipbuilders reserve some military application platforms on their civilian vessels so they can serve the navy in wartime.

  3. Joe Biden:

    There’s too much of that going on and there’s too much we have to do, the future for America is to promise not to be trapped in an endless political warfare.

  4. Wei Fenghe:

    We developed nuclear capabilities to protect the hard work of the Chinese people and protect our people from the scourge of the nuclear warfare.

  5. Linda Carnes-McNaughton:

    We just have to understand that these people were suffering, they were seeking relief for any kind of ailment, and certainly if there was warfare on the water, there were wounds among other ailments that needed treatment. It wasn't always a formally trained person in desperate times. That's probably more common than we know.


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