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warlike

adjective uk   /ˈwɔː.laɪk/  us   /ˈwɔːr-/ formal
often involved in and eager to start wars: It has often been said, perhaps unfairly, that they are a warlike nation/people.
Translations of “warlike”
in Korean 호전적인…
in Arabic مولَع بِالحَرب…
in Portuguese bélico, belicoso…
in Catalan bel·licós…
in Japanese 好戦的な…
in Italian guerriero, bellicoso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 好戰的,尚武的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 好战的,尚武的…
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