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 ?
This is the first time I ever saw thirty infantrymen on one horse," cried the grenadier who had shot the mare.
The two infantrymen could hear nothing until finally he asked: "What troops can you spare?
Look, Prince," said another, who would have dearly liked to take another pie but felt shy, and therefore pretended to be examining the countryside- "See, our infantrymen have already got there.
today s infantrymen are the cutting edge of a lethal, offensive force, and hence must continually and rapidly execute across the full spectrum of operations and employ the latest technology, and tactics, techniques and procedures (TTPs) to win the global war on terrorism.
Wade, who returned to the kitchen to finish making the biscuits for the infantrymen, the mourners would remain here until July 4, when Jennie's body was lowered into a temporary grave in the garden.
These air assault infantrymen, accustomed to helicopter insertions and the occasional truck ride, soon learned to operate, maintain, and fight in a fully tracked armored vehicle typically found in mechanized infantry formations.
Like other infantrymen from the 10th Mountain Division's "Chosin" Battalion, the 2nd Platoon, Combat Company Soldiers conducted operations in the Shuriak and Pech Valleys of northeastern Afghanistan in the immediate aftermath of Mountain Lion.
It is a book that all infantrymen should take the time to read
Returning to Fort Benning is great for all infantrymen, and I am pleased to once again serve at the home of the Infantry.
There must be a good reason that most infantrymen are now armed with the M4.
The goal is for Soldiers to learn from the actions of infantrymen and infantry units, over the full spectrum of combat operations, from the conflict in Somalia to present day.
Today, as in the past, Infantrymen deployed around the world must understand the principle of fire--direct and indirect--and maneuver as they fight the global war on terror.