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war hawk


Synonyms and Antonyms of war hawk

  1. one who urges or attempts to cause a war <war hawks in the cabinet who urged the President to respond to the threat with armed force> Synonyms hawk, jingo, jingoist, militarist, warmongerRelated Words agitator, firebrand, fomenter, instigator, rabble-rouser; belligerent, combatant, militant; chauvinistNear Antonyms peacemaker; peacekeeperAntonyms dove, pacifist, peacenik

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