battle of Atlanta

Definitions of battle of Atlanta
1

n a siege in which Federal troops under Sherman cut off the railroads supplying the city and then burned it; 1864

Synonyms:
Atlanta
Example of:
beleaguering, besieging, military blockade, siege
the action of an armed force that surrounds a fortified place and isolates it while continuing to attack

Sign up, it's free!

Whether you're a student, an educator, or a lifelong learner, Vocabulary.com can put you on the path to systematic vocabulary improvement.