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

Recent Posts from This Community

  • Tuesday word: Purify

    Tuesday, Apr. 13, 2021 Purify (verb) pu·ri·fy [pyoor-uh-fahy] verb (used with object) 1. to make pure; free from anything that debases,…

  • Sunday Word: Sepulchral

    sepulchral [s uh- puhl-kr uhl] adjective: 1 of, relating to, or serving as a tomb or sepulchre 2 of or relating to burial. 3 proper to or…

  • Wednesday Word: Sfumato

    Sfumato - noun. Sfumato is an art term that describes a painting technique where the edges are blurred and blended, leaving a super soft…

  • Post a new comment


    Comments allowed for members only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded