Definition of duelsome in English:

duelsome

adjective

rare
  • Of the nature of or resembling a duel; likely to lead to a duel. Of a person: given or inclined to duelling.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in William Thackeray (1811–1863), novelist. From duel + -some, perhaps after quarrelsome.

Pronunciation

duelsome

/ˈdjuːəls(ə)m/ /ˈdʒuːəls(ə)m/