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Synonyms for battalion
bəˈtæl yənbat·tal·ion

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Wiktionary2.0 / 1 vote

  1. battalionnoun

    A great number of things.

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

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 2 votes

  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 database0.0 / 0 votes

  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. The Army:

    As of Jan. 26, Army commanders have relieved a total of six regular Army leaders, including two battalion commanders, and issued 3,073 general officer written reprimands to Soldiers for refusing the vaccination order.

  2. Mizanur Rahman Bhuiya:

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

  3. Didier Badjeck:

    The Rapid Intervention Battalion of our army immediately launched an attack, seized 84 children between seven and 15 who were undergoing training in the camp, arrested 45 of the trainers and killed many more.

  4. 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.

  5. 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.


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