warship

I
(New American Roget's College Thesaurus)
n. See ship, arms.
II
(Roget's IV) n.
Syn. fighting ship, armored vessel, gunboat, man-of-war, frigate, ship-of-the-line; see also boat , ship .
Warships include: battleship, cruiser, destroyer, frigate, guided-missile frigate, guided-missile destroyer, missile cruiser, nuclear submarine, U-boat, attack submarine, minesweeper, destroyer escort, submarine, submarine chaser, aircraft carrier, escort carrier, corvette, torpedo boat, PT-boat, raider, dreadnought, superdreadnought, capital ship, flagship, landing ship, LST, LSM, LCI, LCP, LCT.
III
(Roget's 3 Superthesaurus) n.
man o'war, battleship, missile cruiser, destroyer, frigate, aircraft carrier, dreadnought, galleon. see navy, ship

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