man-at-arms

noun
\ˌman-ət-ˈärmz \
plural men-at-arms\ ˌmen-​ \

Definition of man-at-arms 

: soldier especially : a heavily armed and usually mounted soldier

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Synonyms

dogface, fighter, legionary, legionnaire, regular, serviceman, soldier, trooper, warrior

Antonyms

civilian

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First Known Use of man-at-arms

1561, in the meaning defined above

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