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Words nearby lancer
Example sentences from the Web for lancer
Or if he had seen it handed to a lancer, who rode away with it at full speed along the precise path the colonel was describing.The Talking Leaves|William O. Stoddard
A gun, opening from the hills behind, supported the skirmishers: the Lancer squadron had to retire.History of the War in South Africa 1899-1902 v. 1 (of 4)|Sir Frederick Maurice.
The stirrup of a lancer indeed is somewhat shorter than that used by most hunting men.The Barb and the Bridle|Vielle Moustache
The new Lancer regiment is coming to the barracks this morning, and your aunts say some of the officers may be about.A Double Knot|George Manville Fenn
“Every lancer and every rifleman were at their post:” say, was at his post.
British Dictionary definitions for lancer
- a member of a regiment retaining such a title
- (plural; capital when part of a name)the 21st Lancers