Definition of Hawkish:

  1. Advocating an aggressive or warlike policy, especially in foreign affairs.

  2. A way in which forcefulness is utilized in order to achieve goals rather than using more diplomatic types of measures.

  3. Resembling a hawk in nature or appearance.

Synonyms of Hawkish

Aggressive, Belligerent, Warmongering, Warring, Bellicose, Pugnacious, Combative, Bloodthirsty, Hawkish, Gung-ho, Jingoistic, Sabre-rattling

How to use Hawkish in a sentence?

  1. His hawkish nose.
  2. The administrations hawkish stance.

Meaning of Hawkish & Hawkish Definition