warship

noun war·ship \ ˈwȯr-ˌship \
|Updated on: 18 Jun 2018

Definition of warship

: a naval vessel

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WARSHIP Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of warship for English Language Learners

  • : a military ship that has many weapons and is used for fighting in wars


WARSHIP Defined for Kids

warship

noun war·ship \ ˈwȯr-ˌship \

Definition of warship for Students

: a ship armed for combat


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