plural of battle
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as in actions
active fighting during the course of a war soldiers who desperately wanted to forget the horrors that they had witnessed in battle

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battles

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verb

present tense third-person singular of battle
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as in competes
to engage in a contest the two teams, which have long been archrivals, will battle on the court for the state championship

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as in faces
to enter into contest or conflict with the two top-seeded tennis players battled each other for almost three hours

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“Battles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/battles. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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