HyperDic: cavalryman

English > 2 senses of the word cavalryman:
NOUNperson cavalryman, troopera soldier in a motorized army unit
person cavalryman, troopera soldier mounted on horseback
English > cavalryman: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA soldier in a motorized army unit.
Synonymtrooper
Member ofcavalry, horse cavalry, horsetroops trained to fight on horseback
BroadersoldierAn enlisted ... / enlisted man or woman who serves in an army
Spanishcoracero, soldado de caballería, soldado montado
Catalansoldat de cavalleria
English > cavalryman: 2 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningA soldier mounted on horseback.
Example"a cavalryman always takes good care of his mount"
Synonymtrooper
Member ofcavalryA highly mobile / mobile army unit
NarrowerRough RiderA member of the volunteer cavalry regiment led by Theodore Roosevelt in the Spanish-American War (1898)
cuirassierA cavalryman equipped with a cuirass
dragoonA member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen
hussarA member of a European light cavalry unit
lancer(formerly) a cavalryman armed with a lance
BroadersoldierAn enlisted ... / enlisted man or woman who serves in an army
Spanishjinete, soldado de caballería
Catalansoldat de cavalleria

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