Part of speech:
Given to contention; quarrelsome.
Stating facts and suggesting that particular inferences and conclusions can be drawn from them.
1784, William Cowper, "A Review of Schools", in Poems, 1859 ed., page 219:
Inclined or ready to quarrel
Pleasing, either to the mind or senses; pleasant; grateful.
Inclined or disposed to peace; peaceable:
Without wind or motion; still; quiet
The definition of combative is a person who likes to fight or argue.
Given to arguing
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