English to Afrikaans Meaning :: belligerency

Belligerency :
oorlog toestand
- oorlog toestand
 

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Noun(1) hostile or warlike attitude or nature(2) fighting; acts of overt warfare

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(1) The Chief Minister's belligerent attitude and his subsequent public utterances justifying his stance have only made matters worse for the Centre.(2) In arguments they are emotionally very aggressive - belligerent , contemptuous, insulting.(3) Historically, when military forces occupied belligerent territory, little how-to guidance existed.(4) And I think we do need to hear what they are saying because they act as a restraint to an aggressive or belligerent response├ö├ç├û.(5) Numerous specific shop-floor situations generated anger and easily drifted into aggressive or belligerent acts, either verbal or physical.(6) Take also the case of lawful belligerent reprisals (for example, the use of prohibited weapons).(7) My current projects include a detailed examination of the origin and history of military commissions and the law of belligerent occupation.(8) His team has played a particularly belligerent and aggressive brand of cricket, and I think they're the benchmark against which other international cricket teams have judged themselves.(9) A moment later their threatening and belligerent attitude made him realize he and Les were outnumbered and outweighed.(10) Every cut or twist of tire evokes a different feeling, from scary to charming, aggressive to shy, belligerent to just plain worn out.(11) They were probably all nice people but they acted like caricatures of government bureaucrats: at once belligerent and ignorant, threatening and uninterested, detached and intrusive.(12) The kids, especially the boys, are aggressive, belligerent , and rebellious.(13) The country's belligerent veto threats seemed to signal its willingness to force grievous splits in the Security Council.(14) In combination with the threatening and belligerent attitude of the princes, it did much to fuel the violent anti-Ôö£┬«migrÔö£┬« attitude of the Legislative Assembly during the autumn of 1791.(15) The company has taken a belligerent attitude towards the dispute, refusing to negotiate whilst staff remain on strike.(16) The IRA's response, the hunger strike campaign, equally proclaimed its determination to assert its belligerent status.
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oorlog toestand
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