warmonger

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noun war·mon·ger \ ˈwȯr-ˌməŋ-gər , -ˌmäŋ- \

Definition of warmonger

:one who urges or attempts to stir up war

warmongering

play \ˈwȯr-ˌməŋ-g(ə-)riŋ, -ˌmäŋ-\ noun

Examples of warmonger in a Sentence

  1. fortunately, the warmongers met with overwhelming opposition

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First Known Use of warmonger

1817


WARMONGER Defined for English Language Learners

warmonger

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Definition of warmonger for English Language Learners

  • : a person who wants a war or tries to make other people want to start or fight a war



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