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 ?
There were two influences at work in Jesse Bent- ley and all his life his mind had been a battleground for these influences.
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.
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.
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.
In Data-Driven Customer Experiences: The New Battleground for Winning Customer Loyalty, DataMentors explains the principles behind using data management, unique data sources, and analytics to drive better experiences.
Bird spoke to more than 100 volunteers at Battleground Texas' "Neighborhood Team Summit," a daylong training and organizing event at Travis High School in Austin, where the group hashed out its plans for 2015 and beyond.
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.
The poll of the Conservative-Lib Dem battleground, conducted between 11 May and 14 June 2014, includes the following findings:
e toR stretch While the option to have simple multiplayer skirmishes is, of course, supported, Rome II also ambitiously allows competitive play across the entire campaign map, making a stupendous variety of battlegrounds available.
The Battleground format is simple and easy to use, with three primary modes for gamers: Instant Action, Direct Challenge and Tournaments.