militiaman


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mi·li·tia·man

 (mə-lĭsh′ə-mən)
n.
A man who is a member of a militia.
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militiaman

(mɪˈlɪʃəmən)
n, pl -men
(Military) a man serving with the militia
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mi•li•tia•man

(mɪˈlɪʃ ə mən)

n., pl. -men.
a person serving in the militia.
[1770–80]
usage: See -man.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.militiaman - a member of the militiamilitiaman - a member of the militia; serves only during emergencies
militia, reserves - civilians trained as soldiers but not part of the regular army
Minuteman - an American militiaman prior to and during the American Revolution
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
trainbandsman - a member of a trainband
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Translations

militiaman

[mɪˈlɪʃəmən] (militiamen (pl)) Nmiliciano m
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militiaman

[mɪˈlɪʃəmən] nmilicien m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

militiaman

n pl <-men> → Milizsoldat m
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References in periodicals archive ?
Abus attack CAFGU post 1 dead, 4 hurt !-- -- Roel Pareao (The Philippine Star) - July 16, 2019 - 12:00am ZAMBOANGA CITY , Philippines A militiaman was killed and four others, including two children, were wounded when Abu Sayyaf bandits attacked an outpost of the Citizen Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) in Sumisip, Basilan on Sunday.
A militiaman conducting foot patrol was injured when an anti-personnel mine exploded Tuesday morning in Guindulungan, Maguindanao.
BEIRUT, April 10 (KUNA) -- The Internal Force has napped a leading militiaman, notorious for attacking the army, the squad said in a statement Friday.
"Diplomatic missions have been invited to return to Tripoli, and in the meantime we are here to secure the area," one militiaman said, speaking on condition of anonymity.
But the investigators were allowed through a checkpoint leading to the crash site at the village of Rozsypne yesterday by a rie-toting militiaman who then red a warning shot to prevent reporters from accompanying the convoy.
Kakilala said a militiaman identified as Romy Arriola was cleaning rifles and other weapons of the said detachment when he accidentally fired an M203 grenade launcher.
In the city of Baquba, North of the capital, five soldiers and one anti-Qaeda Sahwa militiaman was killed by gunmen at a checkpoint, AFP reported.
The suicide attack hit the funeral of an anti-Al-Qaida militiaman in restive Diyala province while the car bombs targeted civilians in and around the capital, according to security and medical officials.
--Fifteen-year-old Congolese war victim Firewood Patrol After the militiaman jams his gun, shots ring out, as they are known to do in east Congo.
He said five workers and one militiaman were killed, while 20 workers and two militiamen were injured.
Hashmatullah Arshid, governor Qala-e-Zal district, confirmed the clash but said one militiaman was injured in the gunbattle.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): A dozen of militants and five tribal men, including a militiaman, were killed when militants attacked a checkpoint of tribal militiamen in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan on Sunday, an official and tribal elder, said.