Soldierly vs Soldatesque - What's the difference?

soldierly | soldatesque |


As adjectives the difference between soldierly and soldatesque

is that soldierly is in the way of, or appropriate to, a soldier while soldatesque is soldierly, soldierlike.

soldierly

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • In the way of, or appropriate to, a soldier.
  • :His soldierly demeanor stood him good stead in civilian life when vicissitudes would assail him.
  • soldatesque

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • soldierly, soldierlike
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