|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (v. i.) To struggle or contend, as with an opposing force; to fight.
2. (v. t.) To fight with; to oppose by force, argument, etc.; to contend against; to resist.
3. (n.) A fight; a contest of violence; a struggle for supremacy.
4. (n.) An engagement of no great magnitude; or one in which the parties engaged are not armies.
Combat (5 Occurrences)
1 Corinthians 9:26 I therefore thus run, as not uncertainly; so I combat, as not beating the air. (DBY)
Colossians 2:1 For I would have you know what combat I have for you, and those in Laodicea, and as many as have not seen my face in flesh; (DBY)
2 Timothy 4:7 I have combated the good combat, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. (Root in DBY)
2 Chronicles 26:11 Moreover Uzziah had an army of fighting men, who went out to war by bands, according to the number of their reckoning made by Jeiel the scribe and Maaseiah the officer, under the hand of Hananiah, one of the king's captains. (See NAS)
2 Chronicles 32:6 And he put war chiefs over the people, and sent for them all to come together to him in the wide place at the doorway into the town, and to give them heart he said to them, (See RSV)