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bellicose

adjective uk   /ˈbel.ɪ.kəʊs/  us   /-koʊs/ formal
wishing to fight or start a war: The general made some bellicose statements about his country's military strength.
Translations of “bellicose”
in Vietnamese hiếu chiến…
in Spanish belicoso…
in Thai พร้อมที่จะต่อสู้…
in Malaysian suka berperang…
in French belliqueux…
in German kriegerisch…
in Chinese (Traditional) 好戰的,好鬥的…
in Indonesian suka bermusuhan, suka berperang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 好战的,好斗的…
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