Having or showing an eagerness to fight
Of, relating to, or inclined toward war
It was one of the most bellicose elements in American society.
Did they choose bellicose rhetoric out of fear of choosing the wrong side?
It was one of several bellicose statements by one of its coalition partners.
He had a bellicose attitude toward trying to break the deadlock on the Western Front.
The bellicose noises made for war now were silent then.