unbelligerent

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adjective un·bel·lig·er·ent \ˌən-bə-ˈlij-rənt, -ˈli-jə-\

Definition of unbelligerent

  1. :  not inclined to or exhibiting assertiveness, hostility, or combativeness :  not belligerent <I was utterly unbelligerent, and hated the idea of fighting, in however good a cause. — L. P. Hartley> <an unbelligerent nation>

1834

First Known Use of unbelligerent

1834


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