hors de combat

adverb or adjective
hors de com·​bat | \ ˌȯr-də-kōⁿ-ˈbä How to pronounce hors de combat (audio) \

Definition of hors de combat

: out of combat : disabled

First Known Use of hors de combat

1757, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for hors de combat

French

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