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
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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.
Gilman's chapter three explores the intertwining of notions of masculinity, soldierliness, and the Jewish body in Kafka's context.
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.