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Definition of "militaristic" []

  • Using the power of the military (adjective)
  • Related to the use of the military (adjective)

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Use "militaristic" in a sentence
  • "I was confused about whether their approach was intended to be ironic, or satirical, or both, or neither ... it was infused with what I thought were obvious clichés, like ladies looking sexy, inscrutable and dour playing drums in militaristic fashion aside the frontman, who sang throaty german lyrics to pretty hard core industrial rock, accompanied by projected images of male gymnasts and words like Totalitariansme and crosses and things."
  • "The Wari are described as a militaristic state that conquered many groups, built roads to facilitate travel, and managed their far-flung territories through a combination of local lords and heartland bureaucrats living in state built installations."
  • "They detest the idea of militaristic “hard power.”"