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Definitions of pugnacious:
  • adjective:   ready and able to resort to force or violence
    Example: "Pugnacious spirits...lamented that there was so little prospect of an exhilarating disturbance- Herman Melville"
  • adjective:   tough and callous by virtue of experience

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