battle-scarred

[ bat-l-skahrd ]
/ ˈbæt lˌskɑrd /

adjective

bearing scars or damages received in battle: a battle-scarred warship.
showing the effects of hard wear or use: a sale of battle-scarred desks.

Nearby words

  1. battle wagon,
  2. battle-ax,
  3. battle-ax culture,
  4. battle-axe,
  5. battle-axe block,
  6. battleax,
  7. battlebus,
  8. battledore,
  9. battledore placenta,
  10. battledress

Origin of battle-scarred

First recorded in 1860–65

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