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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.


Synonymsflock


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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