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"warlike" in British English

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warlikeadjective

uk   /ˈwɔː.laɪk/  us   /ˈwɔːr-/ formal
(Definition of warlike from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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warlikeadjective

 us   /ˈwɔrˌlɑɪk/
suited to or ​likingwar, or ​threatening, as if going to ​fight: a warlike ​mood a warlike ​speech
(Definition of warlike from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “warlike”
in Arabic مولَع بِالحَرب…
in Korean 호전적인…
in Portuguese bélico, belicoso…
in Catalan bel·licós…
in Japanese 好戦的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 好战的,尚武的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 好戰的,尚武的…
in Italian guerriero, bellicoso…
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