Synonyms of pugnacious in English:

pugnacious


See definition of pugnacious

adjective

1‘the bouncer that night was a pugnacious 42-year-old from East London’

SYNONYMS

combative, aggressive, antagonistic, belligerent, bellicose, warlike, quarrelsome, argumentative, contentious, disputatious, defiant, hostile, threatening, truculent

irascible, fiery, hot-tempered, ill-tempered, bad-tempered, rough

ANTONYMS

peaceable, friendly