Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Warfare (Page: 1627)

War"fare` (?), n. [War + OE. fare a journey, a passage, course, AS. faru. See Fare, n.]

1. Military service; military life; contest carried on by enemies; hostilities; war.

The Philistines gathered their armies together for warfare, to fight with Israel. I Sam. xxviii. 1.
This day from battle rest; Faithful hath been your warfare. Milton.

2. Contest; struggle.

The weapons of our warfare are not carnal. 2 Cor. x. 4.

Warfare (Page: 1627)

War"fare`, v. i. To lead a military life; to carry on continual wars. Camden.