Translation of battle in Spanish:
nouncountable or uncountable
- 1 (Military) to fight/lose/win a battleto go into battlelibrar/perder/ganar una batallato do battle let battle commence!entrar en batallagun battle¡que se inicie la contienda!(before noun) (scars/zone)de guerra(plan)battle formationformación (feminine) de batalla or de combateExample sentences
- 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.
- 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) the battle against inflation/cancerI had a battle with my consciencela lucha contra la inflación/el cáncerthe battle for the leadershiptuve problemas con mi concienciaa battle of witsla lucha or la contienda por el liderazgothat's half the battle (won)una lucha de ingenioto fight a losing battleeso ya es un gran paso adelanteluchar por una causa perdida
- 1.1 (Military) to battle
againsto withsomebody1.2 (struggle) See examples:to battleluchar contraor conalguien againstsomething/somebodyhe battled against alcoholismluchar contraalgo/alguienI was battling with the controlsluchó contra el alcoholismoafter months of battling with union leadersestaba luchando con los controlesthe patient was battling for lifetras meses de forcejeo or de enfrentamiento con los líderes sindicalesthey battled over the inheritanceel paciente se debatía entre la vida y la muertese pelearon por la herenciaExample sentences
- 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.
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