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- "A fella got to eat," he began; and then, belligerently, "A fella got a right to eat."Chapter 26 (46% in)
belligerently = as though ready for a fight
- Ruthie and Winfield stood near to Ma and eyed the strangers belligerently.Chapter 20 (16% in)
- She stood a short distance away and regarded Ma belligerently.Chapter 20 (46% in)
There are no more uses of "belligerent" in The Grapes of Wrath.
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