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Synonyms for warlike
ˈwɔrˌlaɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. militant, hawkish, warlike(adj)

    disposed to warfare or hard-line policies

    "militant nations"; "hawkish congressman"; "warlike policies"

    Synonyms:
    warring, competitive, hawkish, war-ridden, belligerent, martial, militant

    Antonyms:
    unmilitary, peaceful, nonmilitary, peaceable

  2. warlike, martial(adj)

    suggesting war or military life

    Synonyms:
    soldierly, soldierlike, warriorlike, hawkish, martial(a), martial, militant

    Antonyms:
    peaceable, unmilitary, peaceful, nonmilitary

Wiktionary

  1. warlike(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    nonwarlike

  2. warlike(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    nonwarlike

  3. warlike(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    nonwarlike

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. warlike

    Synonyms:
    military, martial, soldierly, hostile, bellicose, soldierlike, belligerent

    Antonyms:
    peaceful, civil, unwarlike, pacific, unmilitary

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. warlike(a.)

    Synonyms:
    military, martial, bellicose

  2. warlike(a.)

    Synonyms:
    inimical, unfriendly, hostile, at variance

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. warlike(a)

    Synonyms:
    military, martial, belligerent, bellicose

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "warlike":

    bellicose, belligerent, warrior

How to pronounce warlike?

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#9085distant
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#27806contentious
#36720alienated
#40140unfriendly
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#115380bellicose
#252555soldierly

How to use warlike in a sentence?

  1. Sir Thomas More:

    The most part of all princes have more delight in warlike manners and feats of chivalry than in the good feats of peace.

  2. Mrinal Patnaik:

    I trained in the early 2000s, when there was not a single oral agent for the management of AML, one of my professors had told me that AML was akin to a warlike situation where sometimes, you had to bomb the village in order to save it. We would throw these drugs that would kill everything and hope patients would recover with normal bone marrow.

  3. Chinese:

    The best soldiers are not warlike.

  4. Patrick Henry:

    Suffer not yourselves to be betrayed with a kiss. Ask yourselves how this gracious reception of our petition comports with those warlike preparations which cover our waters and darken our land. Are fleets and armies necessary to a work of love and reconciliation? Have we shown ourselves so unwilling to be reconciled, that force must be called in to win back our love? Let us not deceive ourselves, sir. These are the implements of war and subjugationthe last arguments to which kings resort.


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