from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who advocates or attempts to stir up war.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who fights for hire; a mercenary soldier, or bravo.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun rare One who makes ar a trade or business; a mercenary.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun pejorative a bellicist, someone who advocates war; a militarist

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a person who advocates war or warlike policies


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war +‎ -monger. A warmonger is literally a seller of war, from monger used as a transitive verb, meaning a peddler.


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