There are 2 definitions of do battle in English:

do battle1

Fight; engage in conflict: do battle with the forces of evil
More example sentences
  • The Texans defense sparkled last night in Denver as the first teams did battle into three quarters.
  • So armed with a fly swatter and a can of Raid, Christopher did battle upstairs and Dawn did battle downstairs.
  • Both races hatred for the Romans was clear and they charged into the oncoming enemy and did battle amongst the trees.
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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzɪt
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something

There are 2 definitions of do battle in English:

do battle2

Enter into a conflict.
More example sentences
  • On the day of the storm, linemen and other employees put in a regular eight-hour workday, then prepared to do battle.
  • It was inevitable that the two opposing armies would do battle, but how could they fight each other while a more pressing engagement was afoot?
  • Religion has to accommodate science and not do battle against it.
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