infantryman


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in·fan·try·man

 (ĭn′fən-trē-mən)
n.
A soldier in the infantry.

infantryman

(ˈɪnfəntrɪmən)
n, pl -men
(Military) a soldier belonging to the infantry

in•fan•try•man

(ˈɪn fən tri mən)

n., pl. -men.
a soldier of the infantry.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.infantryman - fights on foot with small armsinfantryman - fights on foot with small arms  
fusilier - (formerly) a British infantryman armed with a light flintlock musket
grenade thrower, grenadier - an infantryman equipped with grenades
doughboy - an American infantryman in World War I
musketeer - a foot soldier armed with a musket
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
Translations

infantryman

[ˈɪnfəntrɪmən] N (infantrymen (pl)) → soldado m de infantería (Hist) → infante m

infantryman

[ˈɪnfəntrimən] nfantassin minfant school n (British) cours préparatoire et première année de cours élémentaire, entre cinq et sept ans
He's just started at infant school → Il vient d'entrer au cours préparatoire.infant son nenfant m
her infant son → son enfant

infantryman

n pl <-men> → Infanterist m, → Fußsoldat m (Hist)

infantryman

[ˈɪnfntrɪmən] n (-men (pl)) → fante m
References in classic literature ?
The days when the emotional infantryman decided battles had passed by for ever.
Further, just as the light infantryman would be capable of marching to an OP to reach a resupply point, so would FSC Soldiers be able to march to the OP.
Army infantryman in the Persian Gulf War, winning the medals, ribbons and commendations.
We had one guy who fell like 30 feet off the side of a mountain," recounted Specialist Issac Jackson, a young infantryman from Plattsburg, Mo.
Celeo Wright pins medals, including a Bronze Star, on John Medellin, an Army infantryman who had fought at the Battle of the Bulge in World War II.
As so often happens, the needs of the Army interfered with the assignment and Joy ended up on the front lines as an infantryman.
Every Soldier is an infantryman, and we will make sure all Soldiers are prepared to fight as infantry when the need arises.
My walk home certainly wasn't what Ramirez's has been,'' said Angel Perez, who was wounded twice as an infantryman in 16 months of combat in Vietnam.
Players assume the role of a tank commander, climb in the pilot's seat of an attack helicopter or switch over and battle as a futuristic infantryman on the front line in the struggle for supremacy of the World Wide War Web (WWWW).
I am a retired infantryman and have always believed that shooting proficiency should be a priority.
In battles in Italy, Germany and other European fronts, Murphy killed an estimated 240 enemy soldiers both as an infantryman and later as an officer.
I am always happy to see and talk to other GIs,'' said Darron Sharp of Simi Valley, an Army infantryman in the Vietnam War between 1968 and 1969.