- ready or eager to fight or argue
- 1. ready or eager to fight or argue he made some enemies with his combative style
- not ready or inclined to fight or argue: a non-combative approach proven to help governments gradually reach consensus
- ready or eager to fight; pugnacious: he made some enemies with his combative style
Oxford American Dictionary
...by the standard of her time and place, a tomboy. Scout has a combative streak and a basic faith in the goodness of the people in her community. ...
... a masterclass in how to play the big points while the combative Ivanovic came up short as she converted just four of the...
...without paying a price and, what is more, I believe that such a combative attitude is the absolute requirement for progress.(坦白說，正如你所建議的，我...