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belligerent
used in Of Mice and Men

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Definition
hostile (the attitude of one eager to fight); or one already engaged in a fight or war
  • Now Lennie retorted belligerently, "He ain't neither. George won't do nothing like that. ... He's nice to me."
    p. 102.5
belligerently = in a hostile manner
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