soldierly

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From soldier +‎ -ly. Compare soldierlike.

AdjectiveEdit

soldierly (comparative more soldierly, superlative most soldierly)

  1. In the way of, or appropriate to, a soldier.
    His soldierly demeanor stood him good stead in civilian life when vicissitudes would assail him.
Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 23:13