Any one of a class of warships of the largest size, carrying the greatest number of weapons and clad with the heaviest armor. Also called battlewagon.(noun)
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Use "battleship" in a sentence
"Obama gets 3 things thrown at him and his battleship is already sinking! lmao."
"– at the spaceport where the battleship is about to blast off."
"A battleship is the highest type and, of course, the most expensive."