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hawkish

[haw-kish]
adjective
1.
resembling a hawk, as in appearance or behavior.
2.
advocating war or a belligerently threatening diplomatic policy.

Origin:
1835–45; hawk1 + -ish1

hawkishly, adverb
hawkishness, noun
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hawkish (ˈhɔːkɪʃ)
 
adj
favouring the use or display of force rather than diplomacy to achieve foreign policy goals

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