What does pugnacity mean?

Definitions for pugnacity
-ˈnæs ɪ tipug·nac·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aggressiveness, belligerence, pugnacitynoun

    a natural disposition to be hostile


  1. pugnacitynoun

    The act or characteristic of being aggressive or combative.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pugnacitynoun

    inclination or readiness to fight; quarrelsomeness

    Etymology: [L. pugnacitas: cf. F. pugnacit.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pugnacity in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pugnacity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of pugnacity in a Sentence

  1. Sinclair Lewis:

    Pugnacity is a form of courage, but a very bad form.

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  • कलह की इच्छाHindi

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