Hypertext Webster Gateway: "warlike"

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) (web1913)

Warlike \War"like`\, a.
1. Fit for war; disposed for war; as, a warlike state; a
warlike disposition.

Old Siward, with ten thousand warlike men. --Shak.

2. Belonging or relating to war; military; martial.

The great archangel from his warlike toil Surceased.

Syn: Martial; hostile; soldierly. See {Martial}.

From WordNet (r) 1.7 (wn)

adj 1: inclined to make war [syn: {unpacific}]
2: suggesting war or military life [syn: {martial}]

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