Synonyms for belligerent
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- 1. aggressive, belligerent, hostile (vs. amicable)
- usage: characteristic of an enemy or one eager to fight; "aggressive acts against another country"; "a belligerent tone"
- 2. belligerent, fighting, militant, war-ridden, warring, unpeaceful (vs. peaceful)
- usage: engaged in war; "belligerent (or warring) nations"; "a fighting war"