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Definition of wage verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they wage
he / she / it wages
past simple waged
-ing form waging
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to begin and continue a war, a battle, etc. wage something The rebels have waged a guerrilla war since 2007. wage something against/on somebody/something He alleged that a press campaign was being waged against him.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: wage