combatant englannista suomeksi
taisteleva, valmis taisteluun
(RQ:Shakespeare Henry 6-1)
1789, (w), ''The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano'', London: for the author, Volume 1, Chapter 3, p.(nbs)112,http://name.umdl.umich.edu/004837188.0001.001
- On the passage, one day, for the diversion of those gentlemen, all the boys were called on the quarter deck, and were paired proportionably, and then made to fight; after which the gentlemen gave the combatants from five to nine shillings each.
1992, (w) and (w) (translators), ''(w)'' by (w), New York: Anchor Books, 1993, Chapter 48, p.(nbs)271,https://archive.org/details/sugarstreet00mahf
- “(..) Don’t you realize that alcohol is an essential part of heroism? The combatant and the drunkard are brothers, you genius.”
Contending; disposed to contend.
1641, (w), ''(w)'', New York: Henry Holt, 1914, Act III, Scene 5, p.(nbs)65,https://catalog.hathitrust.org/Record/001908538
- Their valours are not yet so combatant,
- Or truly ''antagonistick'', as to fight;
1921, (w), ''(w)'', New York: Modern Library, 1932, Part Two, Chapter 1, p.(nbs)71,https://archive.org/details/in.ernet.dli.2015.184831
- He wished he were in a combatant service; he wanted to fight, fight.
(present participle of)
|invariable (gerund of)