soldiering

noun
sol·​dier·​ing | \ ˈsōl-jə-riŋ How to pronounce soldiering (audio) , ˈsōlj-riŋ \

Definition of soldiering

: the life, service, or practice of one who soldiers

Examples of soldiering in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Shine Global has tackled issues of child labor, child abuse, child soldiering, parental incarceration and undocumented immigration, as well as homelessness. Beatrice Verhoeven, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 Aug. 2022 Shine Global has tackled issues of child labor, child abuse, child soldiering, parental incarceration and undocumented immigration, as well as homelessness. Beatrice Verhoeven, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 Aug. 2022 Shine Global has tackled issues of child labor, child abuse, child soldiering, parental incarceration and undocumented immigration, as well as homelessness. Beatrice Verhoeven, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 Aug. 2022 Shine Global has tackled issues of child labor, child abuse, child soldiering, parental incarceration and undocumented immigration, as well as homelessness. Beatrice Verhoeven, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 Aug. 2022 Shine Global has tackled issues of child labor, child abuse, child soldiering, parental incarceration and undocumented immigration, as well as homelessness. Beatrice Verhoeven, The Hollywood Reporter, 1 Aug. 2022 Shine Global has tackled issues of child labor, child abuse, child soldiering, parental incarceration and undocumented immigration, as well as homelessness. Beatrice Verhoeven, The Hollywood Reporter, 16 Mar. 2022 The qualities developed in those British schoolboys produced the soldiering that defeated Napoleon’s forces. Ruth R. Wisse, WSJ, 20 Sep. 2021 Historically, though, the concept was so central to the idea of good soldiering that weapons or tactics lacking in valor sparked objections from the ranks. Anand Gopal, The New Yorker, 14 Dec. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of soldiering

1643, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

25 Sep 2022

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“Soldiering.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soldiering. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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