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belligerent

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  • adjnasty, argumentative
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Synonyms for belligerent

adj nasty, argumentative
  • aggressive
  • antagonistic
  • bellicose
  • combative
  • contentious
  • hostile
  • ornery
  • quarrelsome
  • fighting
  • flip
  • mean
  • militant
  • ardent
  • at loggerheads
  • battling
  • cantankerous
  • fierce
  • have a bone to pick
  • have chip on shoulder
  • have it in for
  • hot
  • hot-tempered
  • on the outs
  • pugnacious
  • scrappy
  • truculent
  • warlike

Antonyms for belligerent

  • agreeable
  • calm
  • friendly
  • kind
  • peaceful
  • peaceloving
  • cooperative
  • helping
  • nice
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to belligerent

acrimonious

adjective. nasty in behavior, speech

argumentative

adjective. wanting to quarrel

combatant

noun. fighter

combative

adjective. aggressive

contentious

adjective. quarrelsome

eristic

adjective. argumentative
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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