Definition of wartime in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwôrˌtīm/


A period during which a war is taking place.
Example sentences
  • The first photograph shows soldiers being conscripted during wartime as victims on an army production line.
  • Victims of the disaster and their rescuers saw sights normally seen only by the military in wartime.
  • Since it was reopened last week, the site has resembled a military base during wartime.

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Syllabification: war·time

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