Definition of Battlefront

1. Noun. The line along which opposing armies face each other.

Exact synonyms: Front, Front Line
Group relationships: Battlefield, Battleground, Field, Field Of Battle, Field Of Honor
Generic synonyms: Line
Derivative terms: Frontal



Definition of Battlefront

1. Noun. The region or line along which opposing armies engage in combat. ¹

2. Noun. The area in which opponents or opposing ideas meet. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Battlefront

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Battlefront

battleaxes
battlebus
battlebuses
battlecruiser
battlecruisers
battled
battledore
battledore and shuttlecock
battledore placenta
battledores
battledress
battlefield
battlefields
battlefleet
battlefleets
battlefront (current term)
battlefronts
battleful
battleground
battlegrounds
battlegroup
battlegroups
battleline
battlelines
battlement
battlemented
battlements
battleplan
battleplans
battler

Literary usage of Battlefront

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1. History of the World War by Frank Herbert Simonds (1920)
"No battlefront, save that of the First Marne, was ever comparably as vast. So vast, indeed, is the extent of this new battle that it is easy to be lost in ..."

2. The New York Times Current History (1919)
"INDICATES battlefront ON OCT. 18, 1918 Army Medical Corps were laying out new field hospitals and putting up tents in full view of Bourlon Wood, ..."

3. True Stories of the Great War: Tales of Adventure--heroic Deeds--exploits by Francis Trevelyan Miller (1917)
"STORIES OF THE WAR PHOTOGRAPHERS IN BELGIUM An American at the battlefront Told by Albert Rhys Williams, War Correspondent This narrator tells of his ..."

4. French Tips for the American Soldier and Sailor: Dictionary and Phrase Book by Paul Du Bois (1918)
"... Pronunciation How to Pronounce Names of Places on the battlefront Approximate English Sounds of the Towns an ,1 Rivers in the Zone of Fighting Abroad. ..."

5. Now Is Too Late 2: Survival in an Era of Instant News by Gerald R. Baron (2006)
"BLOGWARS: THE NEW battlefront As of January 2005, Pew Internet and American Life Project reported that one out of six Americans regularly read blogs, ..."

6. Evil Days: Thirty Years of War and Famine in Ethiopia by Human Rights Watch (Organization), Alexander De Waal (1991)
"Kemal Abdu, a private, accused of retreating from the battlefront. Soldiers were regularly shot, accused of wounding themselves in order to be hospitalized, ..."

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