Definition of “truculent” - English Dictionary

“truculent” in British English

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truculentadjective

uk /ˈtrʌk.jə.lənt/ us /ˈtrʌk.jə.lənt/

(Definition of “truculent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“truculent” in American English

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truculentadjective

us /ˈtrʌk·jə·lənt/

having a bad state of mind, or behaving in a threatening manner:

He was a truculent bully.

(Definition of “truculent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)