1. Fit for war; disposed for war; as, a warlike state; a warlike disposition.
Old Siward, with ten thousand warlike men. --Shak.
2. Belonging or relating to war; military; martial.
The great archangel from his warlike toil Surceased. --Milton.
Syn: -- Martial; hostile; soldierly. See Martial.
adj 1: inclined to make war [syn: unpacific]
2: suggesting war or military life [syn: martial]