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hawkishness

Definitions of hawkishness
  1. noun
    any political orientation favoring aggressive policies
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    Antonyms:
    dovishness
    any political orientation favoring compromise to avoid conflict
    types:
    militarism
    a political orientation of a people or a government to maintain a strong military force and to be prepared to use it aggressively to defend or promote national interests
    war advocacy, warmongering
    a policy of advocating war
    type of:
    ideology, political orientation, political theory
    an orientation that characterizes the thinking of a group or nation
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