Noun(1) Roman poet noted for epigrams (first century BC
Adjective(1) (of persons(2) suggesting war or military life(3) of or relating to the armed forces
(1) Dreams of martial glory are hardly uncommon in 19-year-olds all over the world.(2) Male viewers would have seen him as an exemplar of heroic and martial prowess.(3) Their martial glory reflects a greater glory that they both serve and exemplify at its highest.(4) Both genres are based on stories of different kinds of martial quest.(5) The martial , or fighting arts are among humankind's oldest avocations.(6) This injury left him unfit for military service but did not seem to affect his martial ability.(7) The production is more than a simple demonstration of martial qualities.(8) Sparta was a martial society, which did away with any sickly child at birth.(9) When not walking, Kevin would practice his martial skills in his practice room, focussing on them and nothing else for hours at a time.(10) His skill with the staff was incredible, as was to be expected of the prince's martial education.(11) Once, Englishmen took Henry V's exhortations to martial self-sacrifice as inspiring.(12) Some may be obscure to people who haven't read much about martial culture or military history.(13) He was unarmed, and carried no military gear or other indicators of martial status.(14) The British, impressed by the martial spirit of the Gurkhas, began recruiting them into the Indian army.(15) Too often, the country seems to be engrossed in a mythic, heroic narrative of patriotic, martial prowess.(16) There are few stunts and only rudimentary fight sequences, dependent upon fire power rather than martial artistry.
1. military ::
2. soldierlike ::
3. warlike ::
Different Formsmartial, martially
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