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war hawk

noun

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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

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The first known use of war hawk was in 1798

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“War hawk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/war%20hawk. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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