belligerati

pl n

intellectuals, such as writers, who advocate war or imperialism

Nearby words

  1. bellhanger,
  2. bellhop,
  3. bellicose,
  4. bellicosity,
  5. bellied,
  6. belligerence,
  7. belligerency,
  8. belligerent,
  9. belling,
  10. bellingham

Word Origin for belligerati

C20: from bellig(erent) + -ati as in literati

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