Definition of 'army'
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The army wants people with an edge. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Which makes it sound less like a charity and more like an army fighting a war. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now the army's special forces have been trained by American instructors. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He told me a group of army officers had been arrested to foil a coup plot. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We oppose the policy of forcing people into the army. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)Residents said that the army launched rockets against pockets of insurgents in the coastal city. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The changes are aimed at raising the number of army reservists. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The trouble was that a large navy in addition to a large army entailed heavy expenditures. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)At school it had been a requirement that you join the army cadet force for a year. BLACK KNIGHTS: On the Bloody Road to Baghdad (2003)They had already experienced discrimination in the army while fighting the "crusade for freedom". The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)Russia admitted that red army units had been in action. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Rival factions and some army leaders are fighting a fierce rearguard action against the president. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He divided his army into small groups and dispatched each group to the head of a different road. Advanced Educational Psychology For Educators, Researchers and Policymakers, (1995)The army has launched an inquiry. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The nation 's army of honest hard workers really do deserve better than this. The Sun (2012)The Army allows people an opportunity to make something of themselves. The Sun (2015)The Russians had huge numbers of army officers in their ranks who were paid a military salary. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The camp is home to three battalions of the nation 's army. The Sun (2011)The Japanese retained large armies with which to defend their home islands. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)Your imagination, resourcefulness and initiative reflect credit on the entire army air forces. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)Members are encouraged to serve in the army in groups, ostensibly as protection against widespread bullying. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His people 's army had played an important role in his win. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The French realised that they could not opt out of providing the land army to repel Germany. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)He served with the Black Watch and the army intelligence corps. Times, Sunday Times (2016)An international army was landed in China and "rescued "the Europeans. The Collins History of the World in the 20th Century (1994)The core answer to all these questions is that in 1914 Britain entered a major land war without a major land army. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Last week the army launched a campaign to retake Ramadi, and it made a final push to seize the central administration buildings yesterday. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'army'
British English: army /ˈɑːmɪ/ NOUN
An army is a large organized group of people who are armed and trained to fight.
He joined the Army last year.
- American English: army
- Arabic: جَيْش
- Brazilian Portuguese: exército
- Chinese: 军队
- Croatian: vojska
- Czech: armáda
- Danish: hær
- Dutch: leger
- European Spanish: ejército
- Finnish: armeija
- French: armée
- German: Militär
- Greek: στρατός
- Italian: esercito
- Japanese: 軍隊
- Korean: 군대
- Norwegian: hær
- Polish: armia
- European Portuguese: exército
- Romanian: armată
- Russian: армия
- Spanish: ejército
- Swedish: armé
- Thai: กองทัพ
- Turkish: ordu
- Ukrainian: армія
- Vietnamese: quân đội
Definition of army from the Collins English Dictionary
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