In 2009 he published a book defaming Hitchens and Richard Dawkins because he was irked by their bellicose brand of atheism.
She contrasted its timidity with a bellicose anti-Hagel salvo from the Christian-right group, Concerned Women for America.
She contrasted its timidity with a bellicose anti-Hagel salvo from the Christian-right group Concerned Women for America.
This explains why the Tea Party faithful often appear to be so bellicose.
China is clearly frustrated with its destitute, bellicose neighbor.
This seemed to suit his bellicose eminence and to appeal to his barbaric vanity.
Calmly she unwrapped it, her chin tilted in bellicose defiance.
It is in the South, indeed, and not in the North, that it takes on its most bellicose and extravagant forms.
I am the least bellicose of men, I believe I can say I may afford to be so.
But the men who dominated the policy of Punch in his ultra-humanitarian days remained when he was most bellicose.
early 15c., from Latin bellicosus "warlike, valorous, given to fighting," from bellicus "of war," from bellum "war," Old Latin duellum, dvellum, of uncertain origin.