Definition of Pugnacious


  • ready and able to resort to force or violence
    "pugnacious spirits...lamented that there was so little prospect of an exhilarating disturbance"- Herman Melville
    "they were rough and determined fighting men"
  • tough and callous by virtue of experience
    - hard bitten - hard boiled
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404 unscramble word found using the letters pugnacious.

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