Synonyms of combat in English:

combat


See definition of combat

noun

1‘3500 men were killed in combat’

SYNONYMS

battle, fighting, action, hostilities, conflict, armed conflict, war, warfare, bloodshed


verb

1‘other cities have tried to combat the disease’

SYNONYMS

fight, battle against, do battle with, wage war against, take up arms against, strive against, contend with, tackle, attack, counter, oppose, resist, withstand, stand up to, face up to, make a stand against, put up a fight against, confront, defy

obstruct, impede, hinder, block, thwart, frustrate, inhibit, restrain

stop, halt, put an end to, prevent, check, stem, curb

ANTONYMS

give in to