Origin of warrior
OTHER WORDS FROM warriorwar·ri·or·like, adjective
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How to use warrior in a sentence
Anyone who believes that life is a battlefield full of individual warriors should go out into the meadows on a spring night.What the Meadow Teaches Us - Issue 90: Something Green|Andreas Weber|September 16, 2020|Nautilus
Lee herself has found skeletons of possible warrior women in ancient Mongolia, a nation just north of China.Women like Mulan didn’t need to go to war in disguise|Bethany Brookshire|September 4, 2020|Science News For Students
This remains true if the one in green is a warrior or a lord.
Archaeology has uncovered evidence that in ancient societies, women could be warriors.
Skeletons show signs that some women in these communities were warriors.Skeletons hint that ancient societies had women warriors|Bruce Bower|May 28, 2020|Science News For Students
But the proud stone lion that once stood atop the tomb, as Peristeri has often maintained, suggests a male occupant and a warrior.
Along the way, she discovers the fearless warrior that her mother knew was inside her all along.Exclusive: The Making of Reese Witherspoon’s Golden Globe-Nominated ‘Wild’|Marlow Stern|December 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Inhofe is not just a climate-change denier; he is a warrior for corporate-funded half-truths and outright lies.If You Think D.C. Is Awful Now, Wait Until Wednesday|Jonathan Alter|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Partly this is tradition as old as the history of warrior Islam.
For its part, the Wounded Warrior Project dismisses much of the criticism.
He was a distinguished warrior under Francis I, mortally wounded at the battle of Marignan.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
But in the end his health gave way, and the Emperor himself wrote to Prince Eugne telling him to send the old warrior home.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
Its pages are filled with the purple gowns of kings and the scarlet trappings of the warrior.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Nicholson and John Lawrence were there; could they hold those warrior-tribes in subjection, or, better still, in leash?The Red Year|Louis Tracy
The death of Harcla, the keenest and ablest warrior in141 England, did not remove the difficulties from Edward's path.King Robert the Bruce|A. F. Murison
British Dictionary definitions for warrior
- a person engaged in, experienced in, or devoted to war
- (as modifier)a warrior nation