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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Pertaining to war or military operations.

Usage examples (37)
  • His martial arts prowess is enhanced by the suit, making him a deadly opponent in hand to hand combat.
  • martial law
  • A transcript of his court martial is "not in file".
  • I had a pair of these jeans when I was in martial arts. for more
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  • Straight in posture and expression too, the "marshal" (often highest ranking officer) was "martial" (soldier like) in every aspect of life, even with his "marital" (referring to marriage) vows.
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