soldatesque

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French.

Adjective[edit]

soldatesque ‎(comparative more soldatesque, superlative most soldatesque)

  1. (archaic) soldierly, soldierlike

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish soldadesco, from Italian soldatesco, from soldato ‎(soldier).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

soldatesque (masculine and feminine, plural soldatesques)

  1. (pejorative) soldierly, soldierlike

Noun[edit]

soldatesque f ‎(plural soldatesques)

  1. rabble (of soldiers)

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Middle French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

soldatesque m, f (plural soldatesques)

  1. soldierly; soldierlike