• (GA) IPA: /ˈwɔɹfɛɹ/
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈwɔːfɛə/

warfare (uncountable)

  1. The waging of war or armed conflict against an enemy.
    • 1611, The Holy Bible, […] (King James Version), imprinted at London: By Robert Barker, […], OCLC 964384981 ↗, 1 Samuel 28:1 ↗:
      The Philistines gathered their armies together for warfare, to fight with Israel.
  2. Military operations of some particular kind e.g. guerrilla warfare.
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warfare (warfares, present participle warfaring; past and past participle warfared)

  1. To lead a military life; to carry on continual wars.

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