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Synonyms for battalion
bəˈtæl yənbat·tal·ion

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Wiktionary

  1. battalionnoun

    A great number of things.

    Synonyms:
    heap, pile, swathe, load, mass, horde

Princeton's WordNet

  1. battalionnoun

    an army unit usually consisting of a headquarters and three or more companies

    Synonyms:
    pack, multitude, plurality, large number

  2. battalion, large number, multitude, plurality, packnoun

    a large indefinite number

    "a battalion of ants"; "a multitude of TV antennas"; "a plurality of religions"

    Synonyms:
    mob, mass, coterie, masses, pack, gang, plurality, ingroup, large number, inner circle, the great unwashed, face pack, multitude, clique, camp, concourse, throng, hoi polloi, ring, relative majority, people

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "battalion":

    bataillon, battalions, ying, regiment, brigade, camp, cavalry, contingent

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How to use battalion in a sentence?

  1. Staff General Raymond Odierno:

    In the past we would have a British Army division working alongside an American division. Now it might be a British brigade inside an American division, or even a British battalion inside an American brigade.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    There is a big battalion of people always ready to prove the right points as wrong, so how a person can remain morally strong and for how long.

  3. Brian Kelly:

    We had an advanced party of 18 members of the incoming battalion arrive on Jan. 9 to begin preparations for delivery of contingent-owned equipment.

  4. Defense Secretary Mark Esper:

    At the direction of the Commander in Chief, I have authorized the deployment of an infantry battalion from the Immediate Response Force of the 82nd Airborne Division( in Fort Bragg, North Carolina) to the U.S. Central Command area of operations in response to recent events in Iraq.

  5. Mizanur Rahman Bhuiya:

    Acting on a tip-off, the Rapid Action Battalion arrested them from an apartment.


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