Definitions For Pugnacious

adjective

  • Ready and able to resort to force or violence
  • Tough and callous by virtue of experience

Is Pugnacious a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
15
Words with Friends
21

The word Pugnacious is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 21 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pugnacious in a Sentence

  • There's one pugnacious member on the committee who won't agree to anything.
  • A movie reviewer who is spirited, even pugnacious, when defending her opinions

Synonyms for Pugnacious

Antonyms for Pugnacious

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