the Foreign Legion

Definition of the Foreign Legion

:a part of the French Army that is made up of soldiers who are not French

Word by Word Definitions

foreign play
  1. : situated outside a place or country

  2. : born in, belonging to, or characteristic of some place or country other than the one under consideration

  3. : of, relating to, or proceeding from some other person or material thing than the one under consideration

legion play
  1. : the principal unit of the Roman army comprising 3000 to 6000 foot soldiers with cavalry

  2. : a large military force

  3. : a very large number : multitude

  1. : many, numerous


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