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legionary

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adjective le·gion·ary \ˈlē-jə-ˌner-ē, -ˌne-rē\

Definition of legionary

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a legion

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Origin and Etymology of legionary

Middle English legyonary, from Latin legionarius, from legion-, legio


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legionary

noun le·gion·ary

Definition of legionary

plural

legionaries

Examples of legionary in a Sentence

  1. the daring exploits of the French legionaries have long been the stuff of literary and cinematic legend

First Known Use of legionary

1536


LEGIONARY Defined for English Language Learners

legionary

noun

Definition of legionary for English Language Learners

  • : a soldier who is a member of a legion



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