ground forces/troops

Definition of ground forces/troops

  1. :  soldiers who fight on land instead of in the air or at sea They sent in ground forces/troops to take over the compound.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the bottom of a body of water

    :  sediment

    :  ground coffee beans after brewing

  1. :  to bring to or place on the ground

    :  to cause to run aground

    :  to provide a reason or justification for

  1. : past tense and past participle ofgrind

forceplay forces
  1. :  strength or energy exerted or brought to bear :  cause of motion or change :  active power

    : used with a number to indicate the strength of the wind according to the Beaufort scale

    :  moral or mental strength

  1. :  to do violence to

    :  rape

    :  to compel by physical, moral, or intellectual means

troopplay troops
  1. :  a group of soldiers

    :  a cavalry unit corresponding to an infantry company

    :  armed forces, soldiers

  1. :  to move or gather in crowds

    :  to go one's way :  walk

    :  to spend time together :  associate

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quaintly unconventional or refined

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