HyperDic: squad

English > 3 senses of the word squad:
NOUNgroupsquada smallest army unit
groupsquad, teama cooperative unit (especially in sports)
groupsquad, police squada small squad of policemen trained to deal with a particular kind of crime
squad > pronunciation
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Rhymesarthropod ... wad: 38 rhymes with aad...
English > squad: 3 senses > noun 1, group
MeaningA smallest army unit.
Narrowerfiring squad, firing partyA squad formed to fire volleys at a military funeral or to carry out a military execution
Broaderarmy unitA military unit that is part of an army
Spanishpelotón, sección
English > squad: 3 senses > noun 2, group
MeaningA cooperative unit (especially in sports).
Synonymteam
MembersstringerA member of a squad on a team
PartsbenchThe reserve players on a team
NarrowerA-teamA group of elite soldiers or a leadership group of advisors or workers in an organization
baseball teamA team that plays baseball
basketball team, fiveA team that plays basketball
batteryA unit composed of the pitcher and catcher / catcher
crewThe team of men manning a racing shell
defense, defence, defending team(sports) the team that is trying to prevent the other team from scoring
flying squadA mobile group of trained people (police or executives or officials) able to move quickly in the case of emergencies / emergencies
football team, elevenA team that plays football
hit squadA team of assassins
hockey teamA team that plays ice hockey
junior varsity, JVA college or university / university team that competes at a level below the varsity team
little-league teamA team that plays in a little league
major-league team, major-league clubA team that plays in a major league
minor-league team, minor-league clubA team that plays in a minor league
offense, offenceThe team that has the ball (or puck) and is trying to score
police squad, squadA small squad of policemen trained to deal with a particular kind of crime
powerhouseA team considered to be the best of its class
second stringA squad of players that are available either individually or as a team to relieve or replace the players who started the game
sectionA small team of policemen working as part of a police platoon
varsity, first teamA team representing a college or university
Broaderunit, social unitAn organization regarded as part of a larger / larger social group
Spanishcuadrilla, equipo, escuadrón
Catalanequip
English > squad: 3 senses > noun 3, group
MeaningA small squad of policemen trained to deal with a particular kind of crime.
Synonympolice squad
NarrowerSWAT team, SWAT squad, Special Weapons and Tactics team, Special Weapons and Tactics squadA squad of policemen who have been trained to deal with violent and dangerous situations
platoonA team of policemen working under the military platoon system
vice squadA police group to enforce laws against gambling and prostitution
Broaderteam, squadA cooperative unit (especially in sports)

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