Synonyms of duel in English:

duel


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noun

1‘the Baron was killed in a duel’

SYNONYMS

affair of honour, mano-a-mano, single combat

fight, battle, clash, encounter, confrontation, head-to-head

informal face-off, shoot-out

archaic field meeting, duello, judicial duel, rencounter, meeting, meeting for satisfaction of honour

rare monomachy

2‘the snooker duel got under way in earnest’

SYNONYMS

contest, competition, match, game, event, fixture, meet

battle, fight, clash, encounter, engagement


verb

1‘they duelled with swords’

SYNONYMS

fight a duel

fight, clash, battle, combat, contend

archaic go out