There are 2 translations of battle in Spanish:

battle1

Pronunciation: /ˈbætl/

n

c u
  • 1 [Mil] batalla (f) to fight/lose/win a battle librar/perder*/ganar una batalla to go into battle entrar en batalla to do battle luchar let battle commence! ¡que se inicie la contienda! gun battle tiroteo (m) (before n) [scars/zone] de guerra; [plan] de batalla battle cry grito (m) de guerra battle formation formación (f) de batalla or de combate
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    • Hymns and prayers were said in memory of those who died in battle and those who fought and survived.
    • He enjoyed wars and was the first prime minister since the duke of Wellington to have fought in battle.
    • Sovereignty was a figure for all those brave soldiers who fought and died in battle.
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    • The pair had been embroiled in lengthy legal battles over Daniel, but had reached a shared custody agreement on his care before Kevin's death.
    • One of the most difficult battles waged by these women has been against Public Works Department contractors.
    • Allison and Kevin had, following lengthy legal battles, reached a shared custody agreement on Daniel's care.
  • 2 (struggle) lucha (f) the battle against inflation/cancer la lucha contra la inflación/el cáncer I had a battle with my conscience tuve problemas con mi conciencia the battle for the leadership la lucha or la contienda por el liderazgo a battle of wits una lucha de ingenio that's half the battle (won) eso ya es un gran paso adelante to fight a losing battle luchar por una causa perdida

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.

There are 2 translations of battle in Spanish:

battle2

vi

  • 1.1 [Mil] luchar, pelear to battle against o with sb luchar contra or con algn 1.2 (struggle) to battle against sth/sb luchar contra algo/algn he battled against alcoholism luchó contra el alcoholismo I was battling with the controls estaba luchando con los controles after months of battling with union leaders tras meses de forcejeo or de enfrentamiento con los líderes sindicales the patient was battling for life el paciente se debatía entre la vida y la muerte they battled over the inheritance se pelearon por la herencia
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    • Players on both sides are unknowingly battling for cross hemisphere respect from people they will never meet.
    • As it stands, national lobby groups are battling against the ad budgets of brand name giants.
    • Furious residents are battling for the second time to stop huge mobile phone masts going up in Corsham town centre.

vt

  • 1.1to battle one's way abrirse* paso or camino con gran esfuerzo 1.2 (AmE) (oppose) combatir they are battling the new law están combatiendo la nueva ley

Phrasal verbs

battle on

v + adv
seguir* luchando

battle out

v + o + adv
to battle it out luchar hasta el final to battle it out for the title disputarse el título

battle through

v + adv

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Word of the day prestado
adj
el vestido no es mío, es prestado = it's not my dress, I borrowed it …
Cultural fact of the day

Churro is a typical Spanish food, consisting of a long thin cylinder of dough, deep-fried in olive oil and often dusted with sugar. Churros are usually eaten with a thick hot drinking chocolate, especially for breakfast.