soldierly


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sol·dier·ly

 (sōl′jər-lē)
adj.
Of, relating to, or befitting a soldier.

soldierly

(ˈsəʊldʒəlɪ)
adj
(Military) of or befitting a good soldier
ˈsoldierliness n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.soldierly - (of persons) befitting a warriorsoldierly - (of persons) befitting a warrior; "a military bearing"
military - characteristic of or associated with soldiers or the military; "military uniforms"

soldierly

adjective
Relating to, characteristic of, or performed by troops:
Translations

soldierly

[ˈsəʊldʒəlɪ] ADJmilitar

soldierly

adjsoldatisch

soldierly

[ˈsəʊldʒəlɪ] adj (behaviour, appearance) → da soldato
References in classic literature ?
When she went home, he walked with her to her own gate, shook hands cordially, and touched his hat as he marched back again, looking very stately and erect, like a handsome, soldierly old gentleman, as he was.
Your soldierly stride, your lordly port -- these will not do.
The bands conceived the idea of stirring her soldierly heart with a farewell which would remain in her memory always, beautiful and unfading, and bring back the past and its love for her whenever she should think of it; so they got their project placed before General Burnaby, my successor, who is Cathy's newest slave, and in spite of poverty of precedents they got his permission.
Henry and Frederick Lynn are very dashing sparks indeed; and Colonel Dent is a fine soldierly man.
He was like a soldierly automaton, or rather, like a magnificent marionette.
He only met with Planchet, whose joy was great at seeing the young man again, and who contrived to pay him two or three little soldierly compliments, savoring very little of the grocer's shop.
It was a sweet, simple country spot, but I was surprised to observe that by the gate there stood two soldierly men in dark uniforms who leaned upon their short rifles and glanced keenly at us as we passed.
says the master, walking towards him without his coat and waistcoat, and looking more soldierly than ever in his braces.
This irritation was not diminished when she beheld the captain, enchanted with the gypsy, and, most of all, with himself, execute a pirouette on his heel, repeating with coarse, naïve, and soldierly gallantry,--
Now he excused himself for having been taken prisoner and now, imagining himself before his own officers, insisted on his soldierly discipline and zeal in the service.
said the Scarecrow, gallantly removing his hat, while the Woodman gave a soldierly salute; "we have come to request an audience with your fair Ruler.
Never, he thought, had he seen upon Barsoom more soldierly figures or thoats so perfectly trained to perfection of immobility as these.