battleground

noun bat·tle·ground \ -ˌgrau̇nd \
|Updated on: 16 Jul 2018

Examples of battleground in a Sentence

  1. the verdant hill suddenly turned into a bloody battleground

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First Known Use of battleground

1573

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battleground Synonyms

Synonyms

battlefield, field;

Phrases

field of honor;


BATTLEGROUND Defined for English Language Learners

battleground

Definition of battleground for English Language Learners

  • : a place where a battle is fought

  • : an area of conflict or disagreement


BATTLEGROUND Defined for Kids

battleground

noun bat·tle·ground \ ˈba-tᵊl-ˌgrau̇nd \

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