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march·er 1

 (mär′chər)
n.
One that marches, especially for a specific cause: a protest marcher; a peace marcher.

march·er 2

 (mär′chər)
n.
A resident of a border district, especially of a border district between medieval kingdoms.

marcher

(ˈmɑːtʃə)
n
1. (Peoples) an inhabitant of any of the Marches
2. (Historical Terms) (formerly)
a. a lord governing and defending such a borderland
b. (as modifier): the marcher lords.
3. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (formerly)
a. a lord governing and defending such a borderland
b. (as modifier): the marcher lords.

march•er1

(ˈmɑr tʃər)

n.
a person who marches.
[1605–15]

march•er2

(ˈmɑr tʃər)

n.
an inhabitant of a border area.
[1375–1425]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.marcher - an inhabitant of a border district
denizen, dweller, habitant, inhabitant, indweller - a person who inhabits a particular place
2.marcher - walks with regular or stately stepmarcher - walks with regular or stately step  
pedestrian, footer, walker - a person who travels by foot
pivot, pivot man - the person in a rank around whom the others wheel and maneuver
wheeler - the man at the outermost end of the rank in wheeling
3.marcher - fights on foot with small armsmarcher - 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

marcher

[ˈmɑːtʃəʳ] N (on demonstration) → marchista mf, manifestante mf

marcher

[ˈmɑːrtʃər] n (= demonstrator) → manifestant(e) m/f

marcher

n (in demo) → Demonstrant(in) m(f)

marcher

[ˈmɑːtʃəʳ] ndimostrante m/f
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The marchers indicated that it will take them about 10 hours to wind their way from Taoyuan, through the New Taipei City district of Banqiao, to the Presidential Office Building in Taipei 27 km away, with an estimated arrival time of 3:30 p.m.
Interior Ministry figures indicated that last weekend protests brought 27,900 marchers out in several cities, while the Yellow Vest social media claimed there were at least 100,000 protesters.
The marchers called for restoration of student unions, elimination of all forms of discrimination on campus, and secularising the curriculum to counter the spread of hateful ideologies in schools, colleges and universities throughout the country.
Cathylene Maluya, one of the marchers, said Kadamay wanted the houses given to them for free, which had made it more difficult for her to legally own her home.
Democrats should call on the marchers to turn back, far and away the best solution.
Pro-government rallies in severalIranian cities drew thousands of marchers on Wednesday, following six days of rare unrest that took the country's leaders off guard.
Pro-government rallies in several Iranian cities drew thousands of marchers on Wednesday, following six days of rare unrest that took the country's leaders off guard, Reuters reported.
Holding banners inscribed with anti-FCR slogans, the marchers chanted slogans in favour of Fata-KP merger.
Led by the town's formidable MP, Ellen Wilkinson and kept in step by a "mouth organ band", the marchers were cheered off from Jarrow as they began their sometimes rain-lashed 291-mile journey.
He said that Ada Plot would be the last destination of the hundreds of thousands of marchers and PTI chief Imran Khan will address the marchers there.
Dr Perry plans to explain why the march is still so important 80 years on, what people can learn from a deeper knowledge of the historic event and from the stories of the marchers themselves.