war hawk

as in hawk
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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“War hawk.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/war%20hawk. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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