Troop

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Troop Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a group of soldiers
  • a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company
  • an orderly crowd; "a troop of children"
  • a unit of girl or boy scouts
  • move or march as if in a crowd; "They children trooped into the room"
  • march in a procession; "the veterans paraded down the street"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a group of soldiers ,
  • a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company ,
  • a unit of girl or boy scouts ,
  • an orderly crowd; "a troop of children"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Troop'


  • Troop: see Troop (disambiguation). A troop is a military unit, originally a small force of cavalry, subordinate to a squadron. In many armies a troop is
  • 52d Troop Carrier Wing: The 52d Troop Carrier Wing (52 TCW) is a disbanded unit of the United States Air Force. It was last assigned to the New York Air National Guard (NY ANG)
  • Troopship: "Troop transport" redirects here. For troops transported by helicopter, see transport helicopter. A troopship (also troop ship or troop transport
  • Troop carrier: Troop carrier can refer to: Troopship Armoured personnel carrier
  • 441st Troop Carrier Wing: The 441st Troop Carrier Wing is an inactive United States Air Force Reserve organization. Its last assignment was to the 441st Troop Carrier Wing, stationed
  • 50th Troop Carrier Wing: January 1941. In July 1942 it became the 50th Troop Carrier Wing and was a major training organization for I Troop Carrier Command until 1943, training subordinate
  • IX Troop Carrier Command: The IX Troop Carrier Command was a United States Army Air Forces unit. Its last assignment was with the Ninth Air Force, based at Greenville Army Air

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'Troop' example sentence in quotations


* O, now, for ever Farewell the tranquil mind farewell content Farewell the plumed troop and the big wars That make ambition virtue O, farewell Farewell the neighing steed and the shrill trump, The spirit-stirring drum, the ear-piercing fife, The royal banner, and all quality, Pride, pomp, and circumstance of glorious war And, O you mortal engines, whose rude throats The immortal Jove's dread clamours counterfeit, Farewell Othello's occupation's gone - William Shakespeare


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Troop Sample Sentences in News


  • Richland Girl Scout troop, craft beer seller team up
    Richland Girl Scout Troop 3547, looking for a new location for their annual cookie sale this spring, set up shop in front of craft beer dispenser Growler Guys on Gage… Click to Continue » Read more on this news related to 'Troop'
  • Scout troop 463 celebrates 50 years
    Boy Scouts of America Troop 463, sponsored by Sandy Springs United Methodist Church, will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of its charter on April 1. Troop 463 serves boys in the Sandy Springs and Dunwoody communities. Read more on this news related to 'Troop'
  • Eagle Scout awarded to Clifton Troop 74's Eric Bartkowski
    Clifton Boy Scout Troop 74 proudly announces the 15th member of their troop to achieve the Eagle award goes to Eric Bartkowski.The rank of Eagle Scout is the highest possible achievement for the Boy... Read more on this news related to 'Troop'

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