Soldierly

  • 1 Soldierly — Sol dier*ly, a. Like or becoming a real soldier; brave; martial; heroic; honorable; soldierlike. Soldierly discipline. Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 soldierly — index heroic, spartan Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 soldierly — [sōl′jərlē] adj. of, like, or characteristic of a good soldier soldierliness n …

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  • 4 soldierly — [[t]so͟ʊlʤə(r)li[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n If you act in a soldierly way, you behave like a good or brave soldier. [FORMAL] There was a great deal of soldierly good fellowship …

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  • 5 soldierly — adjective In the way of, or appropriate to, a soldier. His soldierly demeanor stood him good stead in civilian life when vicissitudes would assail him …

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  • 6 soldierly — sol|dier|ly [ souldʒərli ] adjective FORMAL typical of a good soldier: soldierly courage …

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  • 7 soldierly — UK [ˈsəʊldʒə(r)lɪ] / US [ˈsoʊldʒərlɪ] adjective formal typical of a good soldier soldierly courage …

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  • 8 soldierly — soldier ► NOUN 1) a person who serves in an army. 2) (also common soldier or private soldier) a private in an army. 3) Brit. informal a strip of bread or toast, dipped into a soft boiled egg. ► VERB 1) serve as a soldier. 2) …

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  • 9 soldierly — adjective or adverb see soldier I …

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  • 10 soldierly — soldierliness, n. /sohl jeuhr lee/, adj. of, like, or befitting a soldier. [1570 80; SOLDIER + LY] * * * …

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  • 11 soldierly — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. military, martial; brave, courageous; gallant, snappy, spruce; erect. See warfare. II (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Militant] Syn. martial, antagonistic, combative, warlike; see aggressive 2 , fighting ,… …

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  • 12 soldierly — sol|dier|ly [ˈsəuldʒəli US ˈsouldʒərli] adj formal typical of a good soldier …

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  • 13 soldierly — sol·dier·ly || səʊldÊ’É™lɪ adj. of or pertaining to a soldier; having the qualities of a soldier, befitting a soldier …

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  • 14 soldierly — a. See soldier like …

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  • 15 soldierly — adjective typical of a good soldier …

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  • 16 soldierly — adj 1. martial, military, military minded, soldierlike; brave, courageous, valiant, valorous; stout, stalwart, staunch, doughty; mettlesome, plucky, spirited, game, red blooded. 2. militant, warlike, aggressive; bellicose, belligerent, combative …

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  • 17 soldierly — sol·dier·ly …

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  • 18 soldierly — /ˈsoʊldʒəli/ (say sohljuhlee) adjective of, like, or befitting a soldier …

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  • 19 soldierly — adjective (of persons) befitting a warrior a military bearing • Syn: ↑soldierlike, ↑warriorlike, ↑martial • Similar to: ↑military • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 20 military — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) adj. martial, soldierly. See warfare. II (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. armed, martial, militant, fighting, combatant, soldierly, warlike, combative, army, service, naval, noncivil, for war; see also… …

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