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bellicose
used in Catch-22

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Definition
having or showing a tendency to fight
  • The chaplain was shocked by his bellicose words and tone and, to his own amazement and mystification, deeply chagrined that they were turning him loose.
    Chapter 36 — The Cellar (79% in)
  • He bristled with bellicose dismay.
    Chapter 41 — Snowden (39% in)

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