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Synonyms for combat

fight

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  • support
  • accept
  • give up on
  • surrender to
  • make peace with
  • acquiesce with
  • declare a truce with

Synonyms for combat

to strive in opposition

a hostile encounter between opposing military forces

Synonyms for combat

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It became necessary to dislodge the Tetons from this cover, or the object of the combat must be abandoned.
In the great left-handed combat he appeared to be looking at
In his fourth combat with De Grantmesnil, the Disinherited Knight showed as much courtesy as he had hitherto evinced courage and dexterity.
He now discovered that he might play his own Odwar into personal combat with Gahan; but he had already lost one Odwar and could ill spare the other.
There was no honor that could accrue to him from engaging in combat with slaves and criminals, or an unknown warrior from Manataj, nor was the stake of sufficient import to warrant the risk.
Fierce as the shrill winds that whistle upon a day when dust lies deep on the roads, and the gusts raise it into a thick cloud--even such was the fury of the combat, and might and main did they hack at each other with spear and sword throughout the host.
Then they fought furiously in close combat about the body of Alcathous, wielding their long spears; and the bronze armour about their bodies rang fearfully as they took aim at one another in the press of the fight, while the two heroes Aeneas and Idomeneus, peers of Mars, outvied everyone in their desire to hack at each other with sword and spear.
Helenus then struck Deipyrus with a great Thracian sword, hitting him on the temple in close combat and tearing the helmet from his head; the helmet fell to the ground, and one of those who were fighting on the Achaean side took charge of it as it rolled at his feet, but the eyes of Deipyrus were closed in the darkness of death.
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TOP LINE (from left): Brown combats with embroidery, pounds 39.
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For example, the "Aircraft Carrier Head" launches a fleet of fighter planes from his runway-flattened head, while the "Poodle Fancier" combats her opponents by unleashing her feisty French poodle -- don't let those pink ruffles fool you, her bite is much more ferocious than her bark.
From the story line to combat methods to the collectible nature of the game, H.