Definition of battleground
Examples of battleground in a Sentence
the verdant hill suddenly turned into a bloody battleground
Recent Examples of battleground from the Web
But with the election of Donald Trump, a new top regulator is trying to roll back the rules and the public comment arena has become a fierce battleground.
Tribune stations in Ohio, New York and Pennsylvania will give the company powerful outlets in highly contested battleground states, which will mean even more political power for the company with a history of conservative politics.
With Trump's sights already set on the 2020 election, his visit to Poland could also be seen as a power play for battleground states like Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania, which are home to hundreds of thousands of Polish-American voters.
But a few Alabama residents instead hit the road this year and celebrated America's founding with a trip to the Civil War battleground at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
Social media platforms such as Facebook, Google and Twitter have become a battleground for angry debates about Germany's recent influx of more than 1 million refugees, with authorities struggling to keep up with the flood of criminal complaints.
Evergreen State College is endeavoring to mend divisions in the student body and faculty and improve campus safety after becoming a political battleground over free speech and race relations.
The Illinois 14th Congressional District was highlighted by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee in January as a battleground district.
When the conference kicks off Friday, mayors will be arriving at one of the biggest Airbnb battlegrounds in the country.
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BATTLEGROUND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of battleground for English Language Learners
: a place where a battle is fought
: an area of conflict or disagreement
BATTLEGROUND Defined for Kids
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