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Synonyms for cannon foddercan·non fod·der

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  1. cannon foddernoun

    Synonyms:
    forlorn hope

  2. cannon foddernoun

    military forces considered to be expendable

    Synonyms:
    forlorn hope

  3. cannon foddernoun

    artillery ammunition

    Synonyms:
    forlorn hope

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cannon fodder, fodder, fresh fishnoun

    soldiers who are regarded as expendable in the face of artillery fire

    Synonyms:
    fresh fish, fodder

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  1. Skye Wheeler:

    It's the brutal recruitment that is the most heart wrenching, forces come through their village and grab them and force them into fighting. It's an absolute negation of their basic rights as children, but also as people, not to be treated just as cannon fodder.

  2. Jumah Bahadily:

    We won't allow the Iraqis to be cannon fodder for the wars of others nor be used in proxy wars outside Iraq, we are proud of our Arab identity.

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