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synonym study for combat
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How to use combat in a sentence
Gade, a 25-year Army veteran who lost a leg in combat in Iraq, had courted speculation that he would run for governor after teasing a forthcoming “major announcement” in a tweet Friday.After losing Senate race, Virginia Republican launches PAC focused on electing veterans|Meagan Flynn|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
With gargantuan temples and cliffs and regions viewable from miles away, the “Immortals” map looks like a high-definition, 3-D “Super Metroid” map, filled with combat and puzzles.‘Immortals: Fenyx Rising’ is a worthy adventure wavering between cringe and charm|Gene Park|November 30, 2020|Washington Post
Of those, about four are devoted to combat training, which including firearms safety and nonlethal weapon training.
Jones says he hopes someday there won’t be any need for Warfighter — that kids will stop getting maimed in combat and he’ll have provided a controller to every single person who needs one.
The combat designers sit together, the level designers sit together.What Blizzard learned by making a hit video game from home|dzanemorris|November 24, 2020|Fortune
Encouraging social change, the NGO raised money for scholarships, shared curricula across borders, and combated sex trafficking.Mothers of Invention: Girltank, A Sisterhood of Changemakers|A Daily Beast Sponsor|December 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Sir Robert again combated the details of the bill, arguing that they tended to the destruction of the British constitution.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Certainly, and these intentions I preserved to the last, although M. de Monsoreau constantly combated them.Chicot the Jester|Alexandre Dumas, Pere
Both combated for a considerable time, and at length they fell upon the earth.The Story of Yvashka with the Bear's Ear|Anonymous
The chiefs combated for victory, the companions for the chief.The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire|Edward Gibbon
Drowsiness, if present, may be combated by the subsequent use of strong coffee or tea, as before.
British Dictionary definitions for combat
- an action fought between two military forces
- (as modifier)a combat jacket