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English noun: troop

1. troop (group) a group of soldiers

Broader (hypernym)army unit

Narrower (hyponym)shock troops

2. troop (group) a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company

Broader (hypernym)army unit

Member meronymcavalry

3. troop (group) a unit of Girl or Boy Scouts

Synonymsscout group, scout troop

Broader (hypernym)social unit, unit

4. troop (group) an orderly crowd

SamplesA troop of children.


Broader (hypernym)crowd

English verb: troop

1. troop (motion) march in a procession

SamplesThe veterans paraded down the street.

ExamplesThe children troop to the playground

Synonymsparade, promenade

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)march, process

2. troop (motion) move or march as if in a crowd

SamplesThey children trooped into the room.

ExamplesThe children troop to the playground

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)march

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