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Synonyms for grenadier

an infantryman equipped with grenades

deep-sea fish with a large head and body and long tapering tail

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I'll sweep you into the water if you don't take the major and his two companions," cried the stalwart grenadier, who swung his sabre, stopped the departure, and forced the men to stand closer in spite of furious outcries.
Though they were uttering awful groans and imprecations, they dared not resist the grenadier, for in truth they were so closely packed together, that a push to one man might send half of them overboard.
Locky's United finished 2-1 winners at Overton to leave Western Avenue top and Grenadier Halewood runners-up.
Warrant Officer First Class Wood is a member of the Band of the Grenadier Guards and currently serves as the Senior Band Sergeant Major for the Household Division (SBSM).
The Grenadier Guards is the first regiment of Foot Guards, responsible for guarding the monarch.
Shannon Beaton outside The Grenadier pub, | right KATIE LUNN
The war veteran |pictured in uniform during his time with the Grenadier Guards
At the service his older brother Carl, also a Grenadier Guard, paid a dignified tribute to his younger sibling, hailing him a big-hearted hero.
Butler's Twitter account features a photograph of him wearing the Grenadier Guards' full dress uniform complete with bearskin.
In June 2012 he led them into a fierce Helmand antisniper firefight with 1st Battalion Grenadiers.
Although the company was founded in 1990 by Anthony Natale and John Egnatis, Grenadier Homes can trace its roots back to the 1960s when Natale's father, Nick, built a custom-designed home for the Egnatis family.
L/Cpl Ashworth's mother Kerry, father Duane, a former Grenadier, and brother Coran, 22, a serving soldier, were present at Buller Barracks, Aldershot Army base, Hampshire, where the citation for the Victoria Cross was read aloud.
We're excited to be working with Grenadier as our new agency of record," said Jodie Silva, Winter Park Resort Vice President, Marketing & Sales.
Inside the packed church his older brother Carl, also a Grenadier Guard, paid a dignified tribute to his younger sibling, hailing him a big-hearted hero.
Speaking to reporters, Commanding Officer of 3 Grenadier, Colonel Lalit Sharma informed reporters about the events that took pace in 1971 and said that it was a great achievement for the Indian Army.