Pronunciation: (wôr'path", -päth"), [key]
—pl. -pathsPronunciation: (-pa&thslash;z", -pä&thslash;z", -paths", -päths"). [key]
1. the path or course taken by American Indians on a warlike expedition.
2. on the warpath,
a. seeking, preparing for, or engaged in war or aggressive pursuit.
b. in a state of anger or indignation; hostile.
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