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combative

División en sílabas: com·bat·ive
Pronunciación: /kəmˈbadiv
 
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Definición de combative en inglés:

adjetivo

Ready or eager to fight; pugnacious: he made some enemies with his combative style
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • This combative style is not surprising given her background.
  • Even many who sympathize with his concerns find his combative style haughty and unforgiving.
  • Now 27, his combative style has become crucial to Leeds United's title challenge.
Sinónimos

Derivados

combatively

1
adverbio
Example sentences
  • It also ensures that inveterate political opponents have a reliable forum in which they can engage safely and combatively with each other.
  • Interestingly, the first season puts a strong focus on the relationship between father Howard and son Ritchie, the two working cooperatively and sometimes combatively through the ups and downs of teenage life.
  • This is followed by a narrative poem which combatively asserts the central role played by women (Eve, the Virgin Mary, Pilate's wife, the daughters of Jerusalem) in the Christian tradition.

combativeness

2
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • Its combativeness, its hostility to everything it perceives as a threat, works against it here.
  • Age may have withered his speed, but his combativeness remains undimmed.
  • But, in the end, the combativeness that stood him in such good stead as a politician cost him the job he loves, leaving him both personally and professionally bereft.

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