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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A warlike tendency. Also: Aggressive in a cause.

Usage examples (36)
  • Peace is a militant state, which is not secured by wishful thinking.
  • militant nations
  • It defines the term militant to mean, 'a person or group willing to use force or strong pressure to achieve her aims '.
  • This ruling has lit up what I call the militant middle. for more
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