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Synonyms for dragoon

to compel by pressure or threats

Synonyms for dragoon

a member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen

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compel by coercion, threats, or crude means

subjugate by imposing troops

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Chief Inspector Heckels added: "The Op Dragoon team have done fantastic work within our local schools and communities and it is great that we can now involve our colleagues in the military.
Holding a banner which read "Save the Queen's Dragoon Guards, the last Welsh tank Regiment
Also on the bus as it made its way to Charlotte was Pipe Major Derek Potter of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards.
The Royal Dragoon Guards were in the first amphibious DD Sherman Tanks to land on Gold Beach, arriving five minutes before H-Hour at 7.
And the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards - motto Second to None - would be the perfect choice for the tough young prince.
Fashioned after the battalion-level Warfighter Challenge familiar to soldiers who have competed at Fort McClellan, Alabama, the Fort Myer, Virginia, military community, or FMMC, has developed a company-level competition it calls Dragoon Challenge.
For hikers and climbers, Cochise Stronghold and Jordan Canyon are sculpted-rock wonderlands in the Dragoon Mountains.
As Chief Marketing Officer, Dragoon will lead HMH's global marketing shared services and product marketing, as well as its brand and web strategies.
The Operation Dragoon team target dangerous drivers and have been successful in clinching hundreds of prosecutions since being founded in 2013.
Squaddies from the Highlanders and the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards donned their kilts for a tartan-clad festival of piping and caber tossing.
Three men were arrested during the extra patrols carried out at the supermarket by officers from the Operation Dragoon team.
The Ministry of Defence confirmed the move follows random tests last month involving members of the 1st Battalion Royal Scots, currently based in Colchester, Essex, and the Queen's Dragoon Guards who are at Catterick, Yorkshire.
L/Cpl Scanlon joined the 1st The Queen's Dragoon Guards (nicknamed The Welsh Cavalry) after passing out of training in 1999 and was deployed to Bosnia in 2001 and Iraq in 2003 and 2005.
While the form of that amateur race win does give him plenty to find, Scots Dragoon powered away by 14 lengths on good ground to win in a very comfortable manner.