Origin of warrior
Related formswar·ri·or·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for warrior
But the proud stone lion that once stood atop the tomb, as Peristeri has often maintained, suggests a male occupant and a warrior.
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.
Gus Connolly, a broad middle-aged man with a thick red beard, was working at the Games dressed as a fearsome Scottish warrior.
Born in 1829 near the Gila River in what is now Arizona, the legendary Indian warrior Geronimo was a Chiracahua Apache.Mike Leach Tackles Geronimo the Motivational Murderer|James A. Warren|August 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"It is in my mind that you have been a lazy cub," the warrior pronounced deliberate sentence, as he set down his goblet.The Ward of King Canute|Ottilie A. Liljencrantz
No, the Big Buffalo is a warrior and a chief; he is not a woman.The Road to Frontenac|Samuel Merwin
Now was the chance for the heroic Chand Moorut; and that warrior was never known to let an opportunity slip.The Eagle Cliff|R.M. Ballantyne
My belief is, I could follow my husband still on a campaign, if he were a warrior instead of a pensioner.'The Short Works of George Meredith|George Meredith
The warrior has obeyed; my mother must not be angry with him.The Queen of the Savannah|Gustave Aimard
British Dictionary definitions for warrior
- a person engaged in, experienced in, or devoted to war
- (as modifier)a warrior nation