HyperDic: military_personnel

English > 2 senses of the expression military personnel:
NOUNgroupmilitary personnel, soldiery, troopssoldiers collectively
person military personnel, serviceman, military man, mansomeone who serves in the armed forces
English > military personnel: 2 senses > noun 1, group
Meaningsoldiers collectively.
Synonymssoldiery, troops
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Member ofarmy unitA military unit that is part of an army
Narrowercavalry, horse cavalry, horsetroops trained to fight on horseback
friendlytroops / troops belonging to or allied with your own military forces
garrisonThe troops who maintain and guard a fortified place
hostiletroops belonging to the enemy's military forces
Broaderforce, personnelgroup of people willing / willing to obey orders
Spanishefectivo, milicia, militares, personal militar, soldadesca, soldados, tropa, tropas
Catalanefectiu, milícia, personal militar, soldadesca, tropa, tropes
English > military personnel: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force.
Synonymsserviceman, military man, man
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Member ofmilitary unit, military force, military group, forceA unit that is part of some military service
NarrowerMarine, devil dog, leatherneck, shipboard soldierA member of the United States Marine Corps
air force officer, commanderAn officer in the airforce
artilleryman, cannoneer, gunner, machine gunnerA serviceman in the artillery
bluejacket, navy man, sailor, sailor boyA serviceman in the navy
commando, rangerA member of a military unit trained as shock troops for hit-and-run raids
draftee, conscript, inducteesomeone who is drafted into military service
enlisted personA serviceman who ranks below a commissioned officer
military officer, officerAny person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command
noncombatantA member of the armed forces who does not participate in combat (e.g. a chaplain or surgeon)
occupierA member of a military force who is residing in a conquered foreign country
striperA serviceman who wears stripes on the uniform to indicate rank or years of service
veteran, vet, ex-servicemanA person who has served in the armed forces
veteran, veteran soldierA serviceman who has seen considerable active service
volunteer, military volunteer, voluntary(military) a person who freely enlists for service
Broaderskilled worker, trained worker, skilled workmanA worker who has acquired special skills
OppositecivilianA nonmilitary citizen

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