Sentences Containing 'belligerent'
At last, after several hours, when sundry summer houses had been pulled down, and some area railings had been torn up, to arm the more belligerent spirits, a rumor got about that the Guards were coming.
More Vocab Words::: unseemly - unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
::: bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
::: reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
::: pristine - unspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition
::: numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
::: rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
::: cupidity - greed (for wealth); CF. cupid; CF. Cupid
::: opalescent - iridescent; lustrous; like an opal; N. opalescence
::: wallow - roll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
::: amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition