Synonyms of bellicose in English:

bellicose


See definition of bellicose

adjective

1‘the extreme right adopted a bellicose attitude’

SYNONYMS

belligerent, aggressive, hostile, threatening, antagonistic, pugnacious, truculent, confrontational, argumentative, quarrelsome, disputatious, contentious, militant, combative

quick-tempered, hot-tempered, ill-tempered, bad-tempered, irascible, captious

informal spoiling for a fight

British informal stroppy, bolshie

North American informal scrappy

rare oppugnant

ANTONYMS

peaceable