Definition of running battle
- He has been engaged in a running battle with the government over the amount of money he owes in taxes.
: the action of running
: physical condition for running
: cursive, flowing
: fluid, runny
: incessant, continuous
: in succession : consecutively
: a combat between two persons
: a general encounter between armies, ships of war, or aircraft
: 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
: to fortify with battlements
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