Simple Definition of martial art
: any one of several forms of fighting and self-defense (such as karate and judo) that are widely practiced as sports
Full Definition of martial art
: any of several arts of combat and self defense (as karate and judo) that are widely practiced as sport
Examples of martial art in a sentence
He was trained in the martial arts.
First Known Use of martial art
Rhymes with martial art
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MARTIAL ART Defined for Kids
Definition of martial art for Students
: any of several forms of combat and self-defense (as karate or judo) that are widely practiced as sports
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