noun, plural con·dot·tie·ri [kawn-duh-tyair-ee; Italian kawn-dawt-tye-ree]. /ˌkɔn dəˈtyɛər i; Italian ˌkɔn dɔtˈtyɛ ri/.
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Meeting with the band of Oldrado Sampuynano, the Condottiere, she enlisted under his banner.Female Warriors, Vol. I (of 2)|Ellen C. Clayton
He's a species of condottiere; we can buy his allegiance with his service: and we must forego the sentimental objection.The Quality of Mercy|W. D. Howells
But he was really little more than a condottiere, and his orthodoxy was suspect.The Panjab, North-West Frontier Province, and Kashmir|Sir James McCrone Douie
Seeing that the indignation of her mistress merely amused the condottiere the dwarf took a cajoling tone.
Henry of Navarre shall in reality be nothing but your condottiere, and I will not be exigeante.