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Synonyms for troop

Synonyms for troop

a group of people acting together in a shared activity

to come or go in large numbers

Synonyms for troop

a group of soldiers

a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company

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a unit of Girl or Boy Scouts

an orderly crowd

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march in a procession

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move or march as if in a crowd

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Caption: An award ceremony earlier this year was part of Boy Scout Troop 4's centennial celebrations.
Independents are evenly divided between favoring a troop increase of any size (36% would like Obama to follow McChrystal's recommended increase and 7% favor a smaller increase) and supporting a reduction in U.
But the talent mix was disrupted when Lee's leading field commander, Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, was accidentally killed by his own troops after his brilliant rout of the Union army at Chancellorsville in May of 1863.
But if Bush is truly concerned about troop morale, he should do more to strengthen it.
What acts of destruction did Iraq's troops engage in as they were being expelled from Kuwait by American and coalition forces in 1991?
Moreover, low-ranking Forest Troop males didn't display high stress-hormone concentrations that have been observed among their counterparts in other troops.
To identify the implications of troop levels for these and other policy issues, this report
When asked about what is likely to happen when the United States reduces the number of troops it has in Baghdad, more than half of Americans (53%) say the insurgents in Iraq will step up their attacks and Iraqi security forces will be unable to make the city secure.
Carpenter and Bandow think that South Korea has benefited quite disproportionately from the presence of our troops, while the United States hasn't gotten much in return.
Tree-swinging troop members zip through swamps and forests at a moment's notice, testing the reflexes and stamina of human observers.
The Champions for Champions Troop Moral Program coordinates connecting soldiers more than 8,000 miles away and offers the opportunity to participate in Morale, Welfare and Recreation affiliated events such as celebrity base appearances.
Troop levels first jumped in FY2003 with the invasion of Iraq when troop strength in-country reached 78,000 for both wars (see Table 1).
Warships and troop transports made way from New York to Georgia's Tybee Island for the inevitable assault on Savannah.
Even many of the war's strongest supporters admit that the Bush administration grievously miscalculated by invading Iraq with too few troops and then by stubbornly refusing to augment troop numbers as the country descended into violent mayhem after the fall of Saddam.