soldiery

  • 1 Soldiery — Sol dier*y, n. 1. A body of soldiers; soldiers, collectivelly; the military. [1913 Webster] A camp of faithful soldiery. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. Military service. [Obs.] Sir P. Sidney. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 soldiery — ► NOUN 1) soldiers collectively. 2) military training or knowledge …

    English terms dictionary

  • 3 soldiery — [sōl′jərē] n. 1. soldiers collectively 2. a group of soldiers 3. the profession, skill, or training of a soldier …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 soldiery — [[t]so͟ʊlʤəri[/t]] N UNCOUNT Soldiery is a group or body of soldiers. [LITERARY] ...the distant shouts and songs of the drunken soldiery …

    English dictionary

  • 5 soldiery — noun Date: circa 1570 1. a. a body of soldiers b. soldiers, military 2. the profession or technique of soldiering …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 6 soldiery — /sohl jeuh ree/, n., pl. soldieries for 2. 1. soldiers collectively. 2. a body of soldiers. 3. military training or skill. [1560 70; SOLDIER + RY] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 7 soldiery — noun a) Soldiers considered as a group. b) The profession or skill of being a soldier. Syn: military personnel, troops …

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  • 8 soldiery — Synonyms and related words: armed force, armed service, army, array, career soldiers, fighting machine, forces, ground forces, ground troops, host, legions, military establishment, occupation force, paratroops, rank and file, ranks, regular army …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 9 soldiery — sol|dier|y [ˈsəuldʒəri US ˈsoul ] n [singular, U] old fashioned soldiers …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 10 soldiery — sol·dier·y || səʊldÊ’É™rɪ n. soldiers collectively; military personnel …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 11 soldiery — noun (plural soldieries) 1》 soldiers collectively. 2》 military training or knowledge …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 12 soldiery — n. Soldiers, the military, the army, body of soldiers …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 13 soldiery — noun (singular, uncountable) literary a group of soldiers of a particular, usually bad, kind …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 soldiery — sol·diery …

    English syllables

  • 15 soldiery — UK [ˈsəʊldʒərɪ] / US [ˈsoʊldʒərɪ] noun [singular/uncountable] formal soldiers …

    English dictionary

  • 16 soldiery — sol•dier•y [[t]ˈsoʊl dʒə ri[/t]] n. pl. dier•ies 1) mil soldiers collectively 2) mil a body of soldiers 3) mil military training or skill • Etymology: 1560–70 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 soldiery — /ˈsoʊldʒəri/ (say sohljuhree) noun (plural soldieries) 1. soldiers collectively. 2. a body of soldiers. 3. military training …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 soldiery — n. (pl. ies) 1 soldiers, esp. of a specified character. 2 a group of soldiers …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 19 List of Ordinances and Acts of the Parliament of England, 1642 to 1660 — This is a list of Ordinances and Acts of the Parliament of England from 1642 to 1660, during the English Civil War and the Interregnum.As King Charles I of England would not assent to Bills from a Parliament at war with him, decrees of Parliament …

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  • 20 Kurukshetra War and the Kambojas — Among the Kshatriya tribes who had participated in the Kurukshetra war, the Kambojas occupy a very prominent place. They were the allies of Duryodhana and by their bravery, and especially the prowess of their king Sudakshina, they had rendered… …

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