Translation of "battle" - English-Turkish dictionary


noun uk /ˈbætl/ us
WAR [ C, U ]

B1 a fight between two armies in a war

muharebe, savaş, çarpışma, vuruşma
the Battle of Waterloo
Her grandfather was killed in battle (= while fighting).

a situation in which two people or groups compete against each other or have an argument about something

mücadele, yarışma, çetin uğraş
a battle for control in the boardroom

B2 a fight against something that is hurting or destroying you

mücadele etme, direnç gösterme, uğraşma
a long battle against cancer

(Translation of “battle noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)