battle line


: a line of soldiers who are fighting in a battle

Full Definition of BATTLE LINE

:  a line along which a battle is fought
:  a line defining the positions of opposing groups in a conflict or controversy —usually used in plural <battle lines were drawn over economic policies>

First Known Use of BATTLE LINE



Next Word in the Dictionary: battlementPrevious Word in the Dictionary: battle lightAll Words Near: battle line
July 02, 2015
apprehension Hear it
comprehension or the fear of future evil
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears