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Militant – Favouring confrontational or violent methods in support of a cause


(Pronounced mill-it-ant)

To remember the definition of the word militant, use the following mnemonic:

The military ant (militant) was in favour of confrontation.

The military any (militant) was in favour of confrontation.


Examples of militant in a sentence

The militant man was willing to die to protect his religious freedom.

If attacked by the police, the militant protestors have been told to fight for their lives.

Since the militant group believes the president is a brutal dictator, it is crafting a plan to remove him from office.

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