Combatant


Combatant
(Roget's Thesaurus)
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PARAG:Combatant->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ combatant
combatant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ disputant
disputant
controversialist
polemic
litigant
belligerent
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ competitor
competitor
rival
corrival
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ fighter
fighter
assailant
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ champion
champion
Paladin
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ mosstrooper
mosstrooper
swashbuckler fire eater
duelist
bully
bludgeon man
rough
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ prize fighter
prize fighter
pugilist
boxer
bruiser
the fancy
gladiator
athlete
wrestler
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ fighting-cock
fighting-cock
game-cock
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ warrior
warrior
soldier
fighting man
Amazon
man at arms
armigerent
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ campaigner
campaigner
veteran
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ swordsman
swordsman
sabreur
redcoat
military man
Rajput
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ armed force
armed force
troops
soldiery
military forces
sabaoth
the army
standing army
regulars
the line
troops of the line
militia
yeomanry
volunteers
trainband
fencible
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ auxiliary
auxiliary
bersagliere
brave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ garde-nationale
garde-nationale
garde-royale
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ minuteman
minuteman
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Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ auxiliary forces
auxiliary forces
reserve forces
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ reserves
reserves
posse comitatus
national guard
gendarme
beefeater
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ guards
guards
guardsman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ yeomen of the guard
yeomen of the guard
life guards
household troops
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ janissary
janissary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ myrmidon
myrmidon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ Mama
Mama
Mameluke
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ spahee
spahee
spahi
Cossack
Croat
Pandoz
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ irregular
irregular
franctireur
tirailleur
bash-bazouk
guerilla
condottiere
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ mercenary
mercenary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ bushwhacker
bushwhacker
free lance
companion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ Hessian
Hessian
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ levy
levy
draught
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ Landwehr
Landwehr
Landsturm
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ conscript
conscript
recruit
cadet
raw levies
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ private
private
private soldier
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ Tommy Atkins
Tommy Atkins
rank and file
peon
trooper
sepoy
legionnaire
legionary
food for powder
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ officer
officer
&c.(commander) 745
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ subaltern
subaltern
ensign
standard bearer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ spearman
spearman
pikeman
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ halberdier
halberdier
lancer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ musketeer
musketeer
carabineer
rifleman
jager
sharpshooter
yager
skirmisher
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ grenadier
grenadier
fusileer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ archer
archer
bowman
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ horse and foot
horse and foot
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ horse soldier
horse soldier
foot soldier
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ cavalry
cavalry
horse
artillery
horse artillery
infantry
light horse
voltigeur
uhlan
mounted rifles
dragoon
hussar
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ light dragoon
light dragoon
heavy dragoon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ heavy
heavy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ cuirassier
cuirassier
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ Foot Guards
Foot Guards
Horse Guards
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ gunner
gunner
cannoneer
bombardier
artilleryman
matross
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ sapper
sapper
sapper and miner
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ engineer
engineer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ light infantry
light infantry
rifles
chasseur
zouave
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ military train
military train
coolie
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ army
army
corps d'armee
host
division
battalia
column
wing
detachment
garrison
flying column
brigade
regiment
corps
battalion
sotnia
squadron
company
platoon
battery
subdivision
section
squad
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ piquet
piquet
picket
guard
rank
file
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ legion
legion
phalanx
cohort
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ cloud of skirmishers
cloud of skirmishers
GRP: \\ N \\ 11
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ war horse
war horse
charger
destrier
GRP: \\ N \\ 12
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ marine
marine
man-of-war's man
&c.(sailor) 269
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ navy
navy
wooden walls
naval forces
fleet
flotilla
armada
squadron
GRP: \\ N \\ 13
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ man-of-war
man-of-war
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ armored cruiser
armored cruiser
protected cruiser
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ destroyer
destroyer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ submarine
submarine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ torpedo-boat
torpedo-boat
torpedo-destroyer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ torpedo-catcher
torpedo-catcher
war castle
H.M.S.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ line of battle ship
line of battle ship
ship of the line
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ ironclad
ironclad
turret ship
ram
monitor
floating battery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ first-rate
first-rate
frigate
sloop of war
corvette
gunboat
bomb vessel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ flagship
flagship
guard ship
cruiser
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ privateer
privateer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ tender
tender
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ store ship
store ship
troop ship
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ transport
transport
catamaran

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  • combatant — ► NOUN ▪ a person or nation engaged in fighting during a war. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ engaged in fighting during a war …   English terms dictionary

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