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Turkish translation of “war”

war

noun
 
 
/wɔːr/
FIGHTING [C, U] A2 fighting, using soldiers and weapons, between two or more countries, or two or more groups inside a country
harp, savaş
They've been at war for the past five years. He was only a child when the war broke out (= started). If this country goes to war (= starts to fight in a war), thousands of people will die.War
COMPETING [C, U] when two or more groups are trying to be more successful than each other
savaş, kavga, mücadele
a price war between supermarketsCompeting and contending (non-sporting)Competing in sportBusiness and commerce - general words
TO STOP [no plural] an attempt to stop something bad or illegal
mücadele, çaba, savaş, teşebbüs
the war against crime/drugs → See also civil war, prisoner of war, world warPreventing and impedingLimiting and restricting
(Definition of war from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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