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Synonyms of gulf war

Noun


1. Persian Gulf War, Gulf War

usage: a war fought between Iraq and a coalition led by the United States that freed Kuwait from Iraqi invaders; 1990-1991

2. Iran-Iraq War, Gulf War

usage: a dispute over control of the waterway between Iraq and Iran broke out into open fighting in 1980 and continued until 1988, when they accepted a UN cease-fire resolution

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