War

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English[edit]

Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse, an 1887 painting by Victor Vasnetsov. The Lamb is visible at the top.

Etymology[edit]

Capitalization of war.

Proper noun[edit]

War

  1. The personification of war, often depicted in armor, and riding a red horse.
  2. a city in West Virginia
  3. Any of several wars, taken specifically.

Usage notes[edit]

(a war, taken specifically): "The War" frequently refers to the Second World War (World War II/WW2/WWII) in informal contexts in Britain, and less commonly so in the United States and Canada

Synonyms[edit]

  • (the personification of war): "the red rider"

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