warlike


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Warlike \War"like`\, a.
   1. Fit for war; disposed for war; as, a warlike state; a
      warlike disposition.
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            Old Siward, with ten thousand warlike men. --Shak.
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   2. Belonging or relating to war; military; martial.
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            The great archangel from his warlike toil Surceased.
                                                  --Milton.
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   Syn: Martial; hostile; soldierly. See Martial.
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