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Situations involving fighting and violence - synonyms or related words

aggression

noun

a situation in which one country attacks another

brutalities

noun

extreme violence, especially when it is deliberately cruel

bloodshed

noun

a situation in which people are killed or injured, especially during fighting

bloodbath

noun

a period of fighting in which a lot of people are killed or injured

bloodletting

noun

a situation in which many people are killed and injured in fighting

blood

noun

used as a way of referring to violence and death

trouble

noun

fighting, violence, or bad behaviour

conflict

noun

mainly journalism

fighting between countries or groups

blood and guts

exciting action, including violence

riotousness

noun

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a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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