Examples of militant in a Sentence
an angry and militant speech
political radicals with a militant unwillingness to compromise on any issue
Recent Examples of militant from the Web
President Donald Trump has sided strongly with Saudi Arabia and the UAE in the dispute, publicly backing their contention that Doha is a supporter of Islamic militant groups and a destabilizing force in the Middle East.
Instead, this was the sartorial equivalent of burning your draft card: not military but militant, with more than a bit of in-your-face attitude.
Mr. Sayed was chosen to lead the group in Afghanistan after his predecessor, Abdul Hasib, was killed in April during a special forces raid in Nangarhar Province, where the militant group has been active.
While ISIS is predominately based in Iraq and Syria, the militant group extended its operations to Afghanistan in 2015.
Around 300 ISIS fighters are being held in a 5,400-square-foot territory in Mosul—the militant group’s de facto capital in Iraq—
But a year later, his goal of reconciling with the island’s many militant and separatist groups is in danger of slipping away.
No negotiations The government ruled out negotiations after reports that Abdullah Maute, one of two brothers who formed the militant group carrying their name, wanted to trade a Catholic priest hostage for his parents arrested this month.
Kim said Raishani wanted to join and train with the militant group after helping another man get there.
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MILITANT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of militant for English Language Learners
: having or showing a desire or willingness to use strong, extreme, and sometimes forceful methods to achieve something
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