Related formssem·i·war·fare, noun
Examples from the Web for warfare
They were making it up as they went along, and creating a new kind of warfare.
Everything in life, from governance to harvest to warfare, was suffused with sacred meaning until the advent of the Enlightenment.Karen Armstrong’s New Rule: Religion Isn’t Responsible for Violence|Patricia Pearson|October 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They are a part of warfare, and there are arguments on both sides for drones.‘24: Live Another Day’ Showrunners on the Finale, the Dangers of Drones, and Jack Bauer’s Future|Marlow Stern|July 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
By 1922, warfare had fizzled out but violence targeting foreign populations in Turkey and Greece was on the rise.
After a brief encounter with combat, Slovik declared himself constitutionally unsuited for warfare.
Low in thy dungeon there lies a mighty chief, skilled in the warfare of the barbarians, a Wanderer who hath wandered far.The World's Desire|H. Rider Haggard and Andrew Lang
In the history of warfare, I do not recollect a more fortunate retreat.The Campaign of 1776 around New York and Brooklyn|Henry P. Johnston
And thus the rights of warfare will be evenly balanced once more by means of a peaceful, unarmed U-Boat trader.The Voyage of the Deutschland |Paul Knig
In this warfare the representatives of the Covenanting party came off rather badly.Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromartie, Knight|John Willcock
Centuries of warfare had established his reputation, and the wonderful defense of Plevna had set the seal upon it.