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::: kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
::: endue - provide with some quality; endow
::: circumvent - outwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
::: aberrant - abnormal or deviant
::: contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
::: partiality - state of being partial; inclination; favorable bias; special fondness; preference
::: retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
::: remorse - deep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach
::: immaculate - spotless; flawless; absolutely clean
::: canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.