Definition Of belligerence
aggressive or warlike behavior.
the reaction ranged from wild enthusiasm to outright belligerence
Example Of belligerence
a blatant act of belligerence
Armed conflict is defined in functional terms, unlike a state of war which is triggered by a formal state of belligerency between two states.
Arms and bodies lock together, intimate and aggressive, the closeness fired with belligerence .
But if younger activists want me to move over, they'll have to offer something more than mere belligerence .
He is renowned as much for his belligerence as for his acuity.