HyperDic: regiment

English > 4 senses of the word regiment:
NOUNgroupregimentarmy unit smaller than a division
VERBsocialregimentsubject to rigid discipline / discipline, order, and systematization
socialregimentform (military personnel) into a regiment
socialregimentassign to a regiment
regiment > pronunciation
Soundsreh'jhahmahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > regiment: 4 senses > noun 1, group
Meaningarmy unit smaller than a division.
MembersbattalionAn army unit usually consisting of a headquarters and three or more companies
Broaderarmy unitA military unit that is part of an army
Spanishregimiento
Catalanregiment
Adjectivesregimentalbelonging to or concerning a regiment
Verbsregimentassign to a regiment
regimentform (military personnel) into a regiment
English > regiment: 4 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningsubject to rigid discipline / discipline, order, and systematization.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
Example"regiment one's children"
Broadercontrol, commandExercise authoritative control or power over
Spanishreglamentar
Catalanreglamentar
Nounsregimentationthe imposition of order or discipline
English > regiment: 4 senses > verb 2, social
Meaningform (military personnel) into a regiment.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Broaderform, organize, organisecreate (as an entity)
Nounsregimentarmy unit smaller than a division
English > regiment: 4 senses > verb 3, social
MeaningAssign to a regiment.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Example"regiment soldiers"
Broaderdelegate, designate, depute, assignGive an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)
Nounsregimentarmy unit smaller than a division

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