battle-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: contend against in or as if in a battle

Firefighters battled a massive wildfire in the foothills for days.
The Wildcats battled their way to the number one position this season.
We battled our enemies on several fronts.

VerbNet: meet-36.3-2,battle-36.4-1
FrameNet: Hostile_encounter
PropBank: battle.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1