soldierly

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sol·dier·ly

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

(ˈsəʊldʒəlɪ)
adj
(Military) of or befitting a good soldier
ˈsoldierliness n
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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"
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soldierly

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

soldierly

[ˈsəʊldʒəlɪ] ADJmilitar
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soldierly

adjsoldatisch
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soldierly

[ˈsəʊldʒəlɪ] adj (behaviour, appearance) → da soldato
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References in periodicals archive ?
Alfred Thomas Oluoch Odawa expected to be given a rifle to demonstrate his manliness and "soldierliness." These expectations clashed with colonial authorities' predisposition towards treating them like ordinary laborers.
It is for this reason that Adam is the appropriate and positive contrast to Arthur's version of masculinity, and for this reason as well that his soldierliness opposes Arthur's.