soldiery

noun sol·diery \ ˈsōl-jə-rē , ˈsōlj-rē \

Definition of soldiery

1 a : a body of soldiers
2 : the profession or technique of soldiering

First Known Use of soldiery

circa 1570

in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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soldiery

Definition of soldiery for English Language Learners

  • : a group of soldiers


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