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Synonyms for troop

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. troop(noun)

    a group of soldiers

    scout troop, scout group, flock

  2. troop(noun)

    a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company

    scout troop, scout group, flock

  3. troop, scout troop, scout group(noun)

    a unit of Girl or Boy Scouts

    scout troop, scout group, flock

  4. troop, flock(verb)

    an orderly crowd

    "a troop of children"

    tidy sum, wad, mass, lot, batch, hatful, good deal, quite a little, mountain, heap, muckle, passel, spate, great deal, slew, mess, scout troop, mint, scout group, raft, plenty, mickle, peck, stack, sight, pot, pile, fold, flock, deal

  5. parade, troop, promenade(verb)

    march in a procession

    "the veterans paraded down the street"

    parade, promenade, exhibit, march

  6. troop(verb)

    move or march as if in a crowd

    "They children trooped into the room"

    parade, promenade

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. troop

    crowd, assemblage, multitude, herd, collection, band, company, gang, horde, throng

    paucity, selection, bevy, elite

Editors Contribution

  1. buffalo soldier

    because buffalo soldiers are troops

    the troops were walking by.

    Submitted by anonymous on May 3, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. troop(n.)

    throng, multitude, company, power, band, gang, crew, squad

  2. troop(v. n.)

    throng, gather in crowds, collect in numbers

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. troop(n)

    company, battery, squad, band, throng, crowd

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  1. Jack Benny:

    A scout troop consists of twelve little kids dressed like schmucks following a big schmuck dressed like a kid.

  2. Isobel Coleman:

    I don't think it's ineptitude, i think it is a reluctance to take on the opposition of troop contributing countries that don't want to deal with this issue in the transparent way that it must be dealt with.

  3. Rebecca Bichel:

    It's incredible bonding time with my daughter, i know she doesn't always love having me as a troop leader every day, but I work a lot, and this is quality time with my daughter.

  4. The DLA Troop Support staff:

    The Troop Support Subsistence team is a dedicated group of employees who take pride in ensuring that deployed service members can experience an enjoyable holiday meal each Thanksgiving.

  5. Kurt Volker:

    There shouldn't be any ambiguity about that, you have military forces that are led by active duty Russian military personnel. Russian officers are embedded through the chain of command down to the company level. Russia pays for contract soldiers to then fill out the whole military force and this goes to a Russian firm -- that then hires the soldiers and provides them to the Donbas. The training, the equipment, the troop rotations, the supplies -- all of this comes directly from Russia.

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