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Example sentences for pugnacious

Because of their highly predaceous and pugnacious nature they are one of the easiest fish to catch.
The pugnacious males often build nests, almost touching adjoining nests.
When he got serious, she imagined he was pugnacious, and tried to egg him on to an open quarrel.
Thirdly, docile animals within a species group are normally selected over pugnacious fellow-members.

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