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Definition of Militant

Militant
Militant Mil"i*tant, a. [L. militans, -antis, p. pr. of militare to be soldier: cf. F. militant. See Militate.] Engaged in warfare; fighting; combating; serving as a soldier. -- Mil"i*tant*ly, adv. At which command the powers militant . . . Moved on in silence. --Milton. Church militant, the Christian church on earth, which is supposed to be engaged in a constant warfare against its enemies, and is thus distinguished from the church triumphant, in heaven.

Meaning of Militant from wikipedia

- Look up militant or militance in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Wikiquote has quotations related to Militant. The English word militant is both an adjective...
- The Militant tendency, or Militant, was a Trotskyist group in the British Labour Party, organised around the Militant newspaper, which launched in 1964...
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- often known pejoratively as the Stern Gang, was a Zionist paramilitary militant organization founded by Avraham ("Yair") Stern in Mandatory Palestine....
- its Arabic acronym Da'ish or Daesh (داعش, Dāʿish, IPA: [ˈdaːʕɪʃ]), is a militant Islamist group and former unrecognized quasi-state that follows the Salafi...
- militant in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Militant means vigorously active, combative and aggressive, especially in support of a cause. Militant may...
- had close contact with militant Islamists in the Middle East, South Asia and North Africa. Their operations had supporting militant groups financially as...
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