Origin of troop
synonym study for troop
OTHER WORDS FROM troopin·ter·troop, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH trooptroop , troupe (see synonym study at the current entry)
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How to use troop in a sentence
Still, Austin on February 3 announced a force-wide, 60-day “stand down” so that military leaders could discuss these issues with troops.The Pentagon is taking a major step to deal with its diversity problems|Alex Ward|February 12, 2021|Vox
State troops and the Alaska Mountain Rescue Group found the hikers buried in a recent avalanche and reported that they were not wearing avalanche beacons or locator beacons.Bodies of three skiers killed in Colorado avalanche are found|Cindy Boren|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
Two soldiers who spoke to The Post estimated at least hundreds of troops were moved to the garage as officials struggle to find places to put thousands of service members.National Guard members allowed back at Capitol after they were banished to a parking garage|Alex Horton|January 22, 2021|Washington Post
Instead, they drove into the city Sunday, flag in hand, and posed for their traditional Inauguration Day picture with armed federal troops and a seven-foot fence obstructing the view of the Capitol.Inaugurations are highly anticipated events in D.C. Now people must watch from their couches.|Emily Davies|January 20, 2021|Washington Post
Those troops are credentialed by the Secret Service and have been reduced in number by about 3,500 over a typical inauguration because of the pandemic, he said.12 members of the National Guard removed from inauguration duty|Dan Lamothe, Alex Horton, Paul Sonne|January 19, 2021|Washington Post
America was at war, and Wilson was asked to stop troop transfers to Europe to help contain the disease.
Either way Obama does not regret the decisions he made in 2011 that ended the U.S. troop presence in the country.
In effect, Chicago needs a troop surge like what we saw in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Clinton was particularly aggressive in pushing for a long-term troop presence, officials involved in the negotiations say.Hillary Clinton Pushed Obama to Keep Troops in Iraq|Josh Rogin|June 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But he wants Obama to make a decision on troop levels, and soon.Will Obama's 10,000 Troops in Afghanistan Be Enough to Stop Al Qaeda?|Eli Lake, Josh Rogin|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Most of the troop transports have left their anchorage and gone back to Mudros for fear of submarines.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
About sunrise the troop left camp in a body, later spreading fanwise over the prairies.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
They were to make the same marches, but were not to unite with the first troop, nor with the following one.
Every thicket will have its troop; every finger, for a hundred leagues round, will be on the trigger.
Malcolm gave Saumarez a summary of affairs in the Northwest Provinces as they rode on ahead of the troop.The Red Year|Louis Tracy