HyperDic: dragoon

English > 3 senses of the word dragoon:
NOUNperson dragoona member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen
VERBsocialdragoon, sandbag, railroadcompel by coercion, threats / threats, or crude means
socialdragoonsubjugate by imposing troops
English > dragoon: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen.
Broadercavalryman, trooperA soldier mounted on horseback
Spanishdragón
Catalandragó
Verbsdragoonsubjugate by imposing troops
English > dragoon: 3 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningcompel by coercion, threats / threats, or crude means.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody into V-ing something
Synonymssandbag, railroad
Broadercoerce, hale, squeeze, pressure, forceTo cause to do through pressure or necessity, by physical, moral or intellectual means
Spanishpresionar
English > dragoon: 3 senses > verb 2, social
Meaningsubjugate by imposing troops.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Broadersubjugate, subjectmake subservient
Spanishtiranizar
Nounsdragoona member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen

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