AskDefine | Define warpath

Dictionary Definition

warpath

Noun

1 hostile or belligerent mood; "the chief is on the warpath today"
2 a course leading to warfare or battle

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English

Noun

  1. a course of action that leads to battle or hostility

Usage notes

This word is most often used in the phrase “on the warpath”.

Translations

Extensive Definition

Warpath - in the phrase "on the warpath" - is a term originally used to describe American Indians who were heading into battle and now used to describe someone who is angry and aggressive http://www.m-w.com/cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=warpath.
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