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Synonyms for truculent
ˈtrʌk yə lənt, ˈtru kyə-tru·cu·lent

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  1. truculentadjective

    Synonyms:
    barbarous, inflexible, savage, cruel, unyielding, uncompromising, stubborn, deadly, destructive, defiant, fierce, ferocious

  2. truculentadjective

    cruel or savage

    When we were touring on a riverboat near Dandong, the truculent North Korean soldiers from the other side of the river gave us a steely-eyed death stare.

    Synonyms:
    destructive, deadly, unyielding, barbarous, defiant, ferocious, savage, fierce, inflexible, uncompromising, stubborn, cruel

  3. truculentadjective

    Deadly or destructive.

    Synonyms:
    inflexible, fierce, ferocious, destructive, cruel, unyielding, stubborn, barbarous, uncompromising, savage, deadly, defiant

  4. truculentadjective

    Defiant or uncompromising.

    Synonyms:
    ferocious, unyielding, fierce, defiant, uncompromising, deadly, inflexible, savage, stubborn, destructive, cruel, barbarous

  5. truculentadjective

    Eager or quick to argue, fight or start a conflict.

    Synonyms:
    cruel, deadly, savage, stubborn, destructive, inflexible, unyielding, uncompromising, ferocious, fierce, barbarous, defiant

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  1. truculent

    Synonyms:
    fierce, savage, ruthless, destructive, barbarous, cruel, bloodthirsty

    Antonyms:
    mild, inoffensive, gentle

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  1. truculentadjective

    defiantly aggressive

    "a truculent speech against the new government"

    Antonyms:
    nonaggressive, unaggressive

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  1. fractious

    spoiling for an argument or fight

    the mother was at her wits' end because of her 4 year old's truculent behaviour.

    Submitted by anonymous on February 17, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. truculentadjective

    Synonyms:
    savage, fierce, ferocious, barbarous, cruel, ruthless

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