belligerent
Pronunciation
  • (British) IPA: /bəˈlɪdʒ.(ə).ɹənt/
  • (America) IPA: /bəˈlɪdʒ.ə.ɹənt/
Adjective

belligerent

  1. Engaged in warfare, warring.
  2. Eager to go to war, warlike.
  3. Of or pertaining to war.
  4. (by extension) Aggressively hostile, eager to fight.
  5. act#Verb|Acting violently towards others.
  6. Uncooperative.
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belligerent (plural belligerents)

  1. A state or other armed participant in warfare
    The UN sent a treaty proposal to the belligerents.
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