Trel (trellia_chan) wrote in 1word1day,

Wednesday word: bellicose

bellicose: [bel-i-kohs]

adjective:  Showing an inclination or eagerness to fight; aggressive and hostile. P
ugnacious. (Love that word!)

Origin: 1400-1450s  Late Middle English, from Latin bellicōsus.

Tags: adjective, b, latin, middle english, wordsmith: trellia_chan

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