duel

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1 duel /ˈduːwəl/ Brit /ˈdjuːwəl/ noun
plural duels
1 duel
/ˈduːwəl/ Brit /ˈdjuːwəl/
noun
plural duels
Learner's definition of DUEL
[count]
: a fight between two people that includes the use of weapons (such as guns or swords) and that usually happens while other people watch
◊ Duels were used in the past to settle arguments or protect someone's honor.
: a situation in which two people or groups argue or compete with each other
2 duel /ˈduːwəl/ Brit /ˈdjuːwəl/ verb
duels US dueled or British duelled US dueling or British duelling
2 duel
/ˈduːwəl/ Brit /ˈdjuːwəl/
verb
duels US dueled or British duelled US dueling or British duelling
Learner's definition of DUEL
[no object]
: to fight a duel: such as
: to fight with someone using weapons (such as guns or swords) while other people watch
: to compete or argue with someone
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