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combative

  
  
A person who is combative is aggressive and eager to fight or argue.      adj  
He conducted the meeting in his usual combative style, refusing to admit any mistakes.     
  combativeness      n-uncount  
They quickly developed a reputation for combativeness.     
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combative

  
  
aggressive, antagonistic, bellicose, belligerent, contentious, militant, pugnacious, quarrelsome, truculent, warlike  
  
Antonyms     
   nonaggressive, nonbelligerent, nonviolent, pacific, pacifist, peaceable, peaceful, peace-loving  

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