battle fatigue


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Other Words from battle fatigue

battle-fatigued \ ˈba-​tᵊl-​fə-​ˈtēgd How to pronounce battle-fatigued (audio) \ adjective

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1944, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of battle fatigue

: a mental illness that is caused by the experiences of fighting in a war and that causes extreme feelings of nervousness, depression, etc.

battle fatigue

bat·​tle fatigue | \ ˈbat-ᵊl- How to pronounce battle fatigue (audio) \

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battle-fatigued adjective

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tired or exhausted

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