Origin of combat
synonym study for combat
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How to use combat in a sentence
How many fighters are the U.S. and its allies combatting in its new war against ISIS?ISIS Has 9,000 ‘Core Fighters.’ Or Maybe 17,000. Or Possibly 30,000.|Tim Mak|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Combatting the illegal drug trade within the Air Force is largely up to OSI.Spies, Lies, and Rape in the Air Force: An Undercover Agent's Story|Jacob Siegel|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Victims were treated with atropine, which was somewhat successful in combatting the symptoms.Obama Administration Stiffs Chemical Survivors on New Claim|Josh Rogin, Noah Shachtman|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Instead he has emphasized core elements of the social gospel like combatting poverty and ministering to the sick and downtrodden.
And it could prove to be Israel's most effective weapon in combatting hate.
Poe spent the rest of his life combatting mental sickness, poverty and loneliness.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
All the same the struggle in his mind was in combatting the difficulties that opposed his resolution to marry her.Bluebell|Mrs. George Croft Huddleston
Mrs. Browning says that "Aquarius" is a symbol of man bearing, and "Sagittarius" of man combatting.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
A lady of rank was giving expression to very advanced ideas which others were combatting.An American Four-In-Hand in Britain|Andrew Carnegie
An original way truly of combatting skepticism, thus to throw open its widest gates!Fundamental Philosophy, Vol. I (of 2)|Jaime Luciano Balmes
British Dictionary definitions for combat
- an action fought between two military forces
- (as modifier)a combat jacket