battleground


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bat·tle·ground

 (băt′l-ground′)
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.battleground - a region where a battle is being (or has been) foughtbattleground - a region where a battle is being (or has been) fought; "they made a tour of Civil War battlefields"
battlefront, front line, front - the line along which opposing armies face each other
sector - a portion of a military position
Translations

battleground

[ˈbætəlgraʊnd] n
(= place) → champ m de bataille
(= controversial issue) → champ m de bataille
the battleground of education → le champ de bataille de l'éducationbattle lines npl
the battle lines are drawn → chacun a choisi son camp
References in classic literature ?
He's gone to the battleground with his second and the surgeon--also with his brother.
The judge put the will away, and the two started for the battleground.
Of the seven hundred and fifty students in the university at the time I am writing of, only eighty belonged to the five corps, and it is only these corps that do the dueling; occasionally other students borrow the arms and battleground of the five corps in order to settle a quarrel, but this does not happen every dueling-day.
This general, hating Barclay, rode to visit a friend of his own, a corps commander, and, having spent the day with him, returned to Barclay and condemned, as unsuitable from every point of view, the battleground he had not seen.
There were two influences at work in Jesse Bent- ley and all his life his mind had been a battleground for these influences.
Baramulla (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jan 21 ( ANI ): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Pakistan to not to make the valley a battleground.
The web series follows a family feud and corporate politics played on the battleground of black magic.
Hyper-personalization-the ability of businesses to use digital technologies to offer highly personalized products and services-and ownership to access-so familiar to the IT fraternity as the cloud model, where customers do not necessarily want to own something but access it as and when they need it, making the goods and services not just cost-effective for them but making the whole economy more efficient-are the two other battlegrounds identified by the research.
Radio is the top-reaching media platform among 94% of battleground independents, regardless of age.
She said the fight goes beyond the battleground and is between moderates and extremists worldwide.
She said in a statement today: "There is a fear of combines elements of the Islamic State elements from all countries in the world in Iraq in preparation for the fierce battles with the international coalition led by the United States of America, which it paved for it through Jeddah and Paris conferences, and this thing, if it happens, will make Iraq an alternative battleground for America, which means draining war in Iraq, which may lengthened to an unknown duration.
Jenn Brown, Battleground Texas's executive director, was pleasantly surprised by the turnout.