Synonyms of war in English:

war

noun

  • 1 the Napoleonic wars
    [Antonyms] peace
  • 2 the war against drugs
  • verb

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  • 1 rival empires warred against each other
    fight (against), battle (against), combat (against), wage war against, take up arms against; feud with, quarrel with, struggle with/against, contend with, wrangle with, cross swords with; attack, engage (against), take on, skirmish with
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    belligerent engaged in a war or conflict
    martial relating to war

    Quote

    The way to win an atomic war is to make certain it never starts.
    Omar Bradley, US Army general

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