Share this entry

Share this page

Atlantic, Battle of the

Line breaks: Bat¦tle of the At¦lan|tic

Definition of Atlantic, Battle of the in English:

A succession of sea operations during the Second World War in which Axis naval and air forces attempted to destroy ships carrying supplies from North America to the UK.

Definition of Atlantic, Battle of the in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day jaunt
Pronunciation: dʒɔːnt
noun
a short excursion or journey made for pleasure