To better see all uses of the word
pugnacious
in
1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
pugnacious
Used In
1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • ’I arst you civil enough, didn’t I?’ said the old man, straightening his shoulders pugnaciously.

  • There are no more uses of "pugnacious" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • The pugnacious Congressman was in no mood to compromise.
  • Nicknamed, "The Pit Bull", he is known as a pugnacious supporter of workers’ rights.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading