join battle

Definition of join battle

formal

  1. :  to begin fighting :  to engage in battle troops joining battle against a hated enemy

Word by Word Definitions

joinplay
  1. :  to put or bring together so as to form a unit

    :  to connect (separated items, such as points) by a line

    :  adjoin

  1. :  something that joins two things :  a place or line where joining occurs :  joint

    :  union

battleplay
  1. :  battalion

    :  a combat between two persons

    :  a general encounter between armies, ships of war, or aircraft

  1. :  to engage in combat between individuals or armed forces :  to engage in battle :  fight

    :  to contend with full strength, vigor, skill, or resources :  struggle

    :  to fight or struggle against

  1. :  to fortify with battlements


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