noun, plural par·a·mil·i·tar·ies.
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Example sentences from the Web for paramilitary
Since its inception, the IRGC has nurtured militancy and supported a range of paramilitary groups.
She added a photo of Crowl in paramilitary gear and an Oath Keepers patch as “one of my guys,” and the pair allegedly took a selfie in video recorded in the Capitol Rotunda, the FBI said.Self-styled militia members planned on storming the U.S. Capitol days in advance of Jan. 6 attack, court documents say|Spencer Hsu, Tom Jackman, Devlin Barrett|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
Jobbik, whose paramilitary militia faction was banned in 2009, won 20 percent of the national vote in April.In Hands of Hungarian Artist, Jewish Home Movies of the ’30s a Warning of Coming Holocaust|Daniel Genis|October 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I condemn this action from the viewpoint of the Guards and the [paramilitary] Basij.
According to its spokesman, the Nasser Salahuddin Brigades are the third-largest paramilitary group in Gaza.A Who’s Who of Iran’s Favorite Palestinian Terrorists|IranWire|August 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A paramilitary group he formed took credit last week for two gangland-style shootings of pro-Russian separatists.
The conflict is up close and personal for the paramilitary fighters.
Paramilitary programs of Party-sponsored youth organizations are similar in many ways to those in the school system.Area Handbook for Albania|Eugene K. Keefe
British Dictionary definitions for paramilitary
- a paramilitary force
- a member of such a force