Associations to the word «Combat»

Wiktionary

COMBAT, noun. A battle, a fight (often one in which weapons are used); a struggle for victory.
COMBAT, verb. (transitive) To fight with; to struggle for victory against.
COMBAT ARMOR SUIT, noun. (military) a powered, armed and armored exoskeleton, in fiction and military research
COMBAT ARMOR SUITS, noun. Plural of combat armor suit
COMBAT ARMOUR SUIT, noun. Alternative spelling of combat armor suit
COMBAT ARMOUR SUITS, noun. Plural of combat armour suit
COMBAT BOOT, noun. A type of boot designed to be worn by soldiers during actual combat or combat training
COMBAT BOOTS, noun. Plural of combat boot
COMBAT DRONE, noun. An unmanned aerial military vehicle that is used for missile bombings and targeted killings
COMBAT DRONES, noun. Plural of combat drone
COMBAT FATIGUE, noun. A psychiatric condition characterized by fatigue caused by battle.
COMBAT FATIGUES, noun. (military) military fatigues worn in combat, a form of battle dress
COMBAT PAY, noun. Additional remuneration provided to a member of a military service when he or she is assigned to combat operations.
COMBAT SPORT, noun. A sport that involves man-to-man combat.
COMBAT ZONE, proper noun. A neighborhood on the southern edge of downtown Boston that included numerous bars, peep shows, pornography vendors, and prostitution.

Dictionary definition

COMBAT, noun. An engagement fought between two military forces.
COMBAT, noun. The act of fighting; any contest or struggle; "a fight broke out at the hockey game"; "there was fighting in the streets"; "the unhappy couple got into a terrible scrap".
COMBAT, verb. Battle or contend against in or as if in a battle; "The Kurds are combating Iraqi troops in Northern Iraq"; "We must combat the prejudices against other races"; "they battled over the budget".

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