theater of war

Definition of theater of war

  1. :  the entire land, sea, and air area that is or may become involved directly in war operations

Circa 1890

First Known Use of theater of war

circa 1890


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up theater of war? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!