Definition of warlike:
militaristic, unpeaceful, scrappy, contentious, martial, warring, competitive, pugnacious, warriorlike, hawkish, quarrelsome, soldierly, pugnacious, soldierlike, peace, military, unpacific, war-ridden, militaristic, attack, fighting.
- "The Incomparable 29th and the "River Clyde"", George Davidson.
They passed the small military station on the heights, still dignified by the name of fort, though Sybil silently wondered how a fort was possible without fortifications, and complained that there was nothing more warlike than a " nursery of telegraph poles."- "Democracy An American Novel", Henry Adams.
- "Henry-VIII", Shakespeare, William.