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Definition 1: a group of soldiers - [noun denoting group]

(troop is a kind of ...) a military unit that is part of an army

(... is a kind of troop ) soldiers who are specially trained and armed to lead an assault

Definition 2: an orderly crowd - [noun denoting group]

Samples where troop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a troop of children

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(troop is a kind of ...) a large number of things or people considered together

"a crowd of insects assembled around the flowers"

Definition 3: a unit of Girl or Boy Scouts - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for troop in the sense of this definition

(troop is a kind of ...) an organization regarded as part of a larger social group

"the coach said the offensive unit did a good job" "after the battle the soldier had trouble rejoining his unit"

Definition 4: a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company - [noun denoting group]

(troop is a kind of ...) a military unit that is part of an army

(... is a member of troop) a highly mobile army unit

Definition 5: move or march as if in a crowd - [verb of motion]

Samples where troop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • They children trooped into the room

(troop is a kind of ...) walk fast, with regular or measured steps; walk with a stride

"He marched into the classroom and announced the exam" "The soldiers marched across the border"

Definition 6: march in a procession - [verb of motion]

Samples where troop or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the veterans paraded down the street

Synonyms for troop in the sense of this definition

(troop is a kind of ...) march in a procession

"They processed into the dining room"

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