adjective. (of persons) befitting a warrior.
- -ly (English)
- -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- soldier (English)
- soudeour (Middle English (1100-1500))
Example sentences of the word soldierly
Tomb guards must look "soldierly" in their uniforms and cannot be overweight, as they represent the U.S. Army and the country as a whole.
They invoke fate, soldierly duty and heroism.