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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of persons) befitting a warrior.

Usage examples (35)
  • He was reclining; if he had arisen he would have displayed a frame at once to be called soldierly, though spare and hardly powerful.
  • "Very well, sir," -- and his tone was rough and overbearing, -- "then kindly recall your soldierly instincts to another little matter.
  • Cool and green in a long, straight, soldierly row,
  • But as an act of soldierly obedience it was sublime. for more
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