battlesome


Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • battlesome — ˈbad.əlsəm, atəl adjective Etymology: battle + some : inclined to battle : quarrelsome the young fellows were tough and the girls battlesome Saul Bellow …   Useful english dictionary

  • battlesome — /bat l seuhm/, adj. argumentative; quarrelsome. [1875 80; BATTLE1 + SOME1] * * * …   Universalium

  • battlesome — bat·tle·some …   English syllables

  • Spanish Language and Literature — • As a medium of literary expression Spanish asserted itself first in the twelfth century: it had been six or seven centuries in the process of evolution out of Latin Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Spanish Language and Literature      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • argumentative — adj 1. quarrelsome, battlesome, contentious, combative, wranglesome, dissentient, exceptive; argumental, polemic, dialectic, eristic, logomachic. 2. cantankerous, irascible, irritable, dyspeptic, ill humored, bad tempered; petulant, peevish,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • litigious — adj 1. litigable, controvertible, contestable, disputable, actionable; controversial, polemic, polemical, eristic. 2. argumentative, argumentatious, disputatious, quarrelsome, contentious, dissentious, dissentient, exceptive; battlesome,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • quarrelsome — adj 1. argumentative, inharmonious, contentious, combative, wranglesome; dissident, dissentient, dissentious; exceptive, controversial, litigious, disputatious, hostile, unpacific, pugnacious, combative; discordant, bellicose, battlesome,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.