open conflict between hostile nations involving direct military engagements.
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
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Words nearby shooting war
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Example sentences from the Web for shooting war
But Hengly can turn this world upside down and might even get a shooting-war going before they get here.The K-Factor|Harry Harrison (AKA Henry Maxwell Dempsey)