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em·bat·tled

 (ĕm-băt′ld)
adj.
1. Prepared or fortified for battle or engaged in battle: embattled troops; an embattled city.
2. Beset with attackers, criticism, or controversy: an embattled legislative minority.

embattled

(ɪmˈbætəld)
adj
1. prepared for or engaged in conflict, controversy, or battle
2. (Heraldry) heraldry having an indented edge resembling battlements

em•bat•tled

(ɛmˈbæt ld)

adj.
1. disposed or prepared for battle.
2. engaged in or beset by conflict or struggle.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.embattled - prepared for battle; "an embattled city"
prepared - made ready or fit or suitable beforehand; "a prepared statement"; "be prepared for emergencies"
2.embattled - having or resembling repeated square indentations like those in a battlementembattled - having or resembling repeated square indentations like those in a battlement; "a crenelated molding"
fancy - not plain; decorative or ornamented; "fancy handwriting"; "fancy clothes"
Translations

embattled

[ɪmˈbætld] ADJ [army] → en orden de batalla; [city] → sitiado

embattled

[ɪmˈbætəld] adj
(= beleaguered) [person, group, organization] → en difficulté
(involved in fighting) [area] → assiégé(e)

embattled

adj
(= besieged)belagert; (= fought over)umkämpft; (= fighting)kämpfend
(fig) person, governmentbedrängt

embattled

[ɪmˈbætld] adj
a. (castle) → assediato/a
b. (person, government) → in difficoltà