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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MILITANCY

It is coloured with all the militancy of the author's temperament.

They may be narrowed by militancy, or they may be widened by industrialism.

Nothing could have been more militant than her denunciation of militancy.

Militancy was a bad symptom which showed the need of action.

All too soon, it may be, had the boroughs put off their militancy.

Monastic quietism might at any time be drafted into Christian militancy.

Meaning an undertaking to refrain henceforth from militancy.

If that is done I have no doubt the days of militancy are over.

We therefore, early in February, declared a truce to all militancy.

But it is impossible to believe that all this militancy was created out of the void.

WORD ORIGIN

1640s, from militant + -cy.

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