cavalryman

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noun cav·al·ry·man \-rē-mən, -ˌman\

Definition of cavalryman

  1. :  a cavalry soldier

Recent Examples of cavalryman from the Web

  • French cavalrymen on white horses charge through shifting shadows on the wall above my desk, as Lord Nelson, Fletcher Christian, and Captain Horatio Hornblower set sail across the floor.

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First Known Use of cavalryman

1860


CAVALRYMAN Defined for English Language Learners

cavalryman

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Definition of cavalryman for English Language Learners

  • : a soldier who is in the cavalry

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