Martialness Mar"tial*ness, n. The quality of being martial. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • martialness — mar·tial·ness …   English syllables

  • martialness — shəlnə̇s noun ( es) : the quality or state of being martial …   Useful english dictionary

  • martial — martialism, n. martialist, n. martially, adv. martialness, n. /mahr sheuhl/, adj. 1. inclined or disposed to war; warlike: The ancient Romans were a martial people. 2. of, suitable for, or associated with war or the armed forces: martial music. 3 …   Universalium

  • martial — /ˈmaʃəl / (say mahshuhl) adjective 1. inclined or disposed to war; warlike; brave. 2. relating to or connected with the army and navy. 3. relating to or appropriate for war: martial music. 4. characteristic of or befitting a warrior: a martial… …   Australian English dictionary

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