- rangeley lakes,
- ranging pole,
Origin of ranger
Examples from the Web for ranger
But Virunga is not Yellowstone, and Ranger Rick would be no match for the threats facing national parks here.A Belgian Prince, Gorillas, Guerrillas & the Future of the Congo|Nina Strochlic|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We are competing with a Park Ranger AMA,” reassured one aide.Can New York Democrat Zephyr Teachout Stop Governor Andrew Cuomo?|David Freedlander|August 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“We did mourn,” ranger Yaya Mburanumwe says of the recent deaths.
“Ahhhmm-hmmmm,” our ranger periodically grunts, signaling our friendly intentions.
On the day it was set to reopen in January, a ranger was killed in an attack near the peak.
I have my Ranger's dress in my trunk: "Cousin of Buckingham, thou sage grave man!"Wild Oats|John O'Keeffe
As the ranger went about his outside duties he had time to take into full account the tragic significance of the situation.Cavanagh: Forest Ranger|Hamlin Garland
The man who had been horsewhipped by the Ranger was livid with rage.Oh, You Tex!|William Macleod Raine
He kept his Journals, and they clearly reveal how much of a ranger he was.Ponteach|Robert Rogers
"Why, it's—it's—" the ranger stuttered a bit, seeking adequate explanation.In the Oregon Country|George Palmer Putnam
late 14c., "gamekeeper," agent noun from range (v.)). Attested from 1660s in sense of "man (often mounted) who polices an area." The elite U.S. combat unit is attested from 1942 (organized 1941).