Word of the Day : Hawkish

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Hawkish=
Adjective
Etymology : Hawk + ish~Showing an aggressive stance.
~Aggressive as a hawk is in hunting it’s prey
~Disposed to warfare or hard-line policies
~Favoring an increase in interest rates (as an aggressive measure to beat inflation)

Synonyms
~Militant
~Bellicose
~Aggressive
~Warlike

Antonyms
~Dovish
~Peaceful

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September 14, 2008. Tags: , . Vocabulory, Word of the day.

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