Examples of trooper in a Sentence
a moving Memorial Day service honoring our fallen troopers
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Maryland State Police troopers made 187 arrests, about half of them for impaired driving, over the Labor Day weekend, the agency announced Tuesday.
Two Virginia state troopers also died in the crash of their helicopter, which was monitoring the rally.
His passenger was flown via Air Care to University of Cincinnati Medical Center with unknown but possibly non-life threatening injuries, troopers said.
Approaching the car, the trooper noticed two cellphones in the cup holder, though court filings indicate no passengers were in the car.
Just over one year before Sanchez’s death in Oklahoma City, 29-year-old Daniel Harris was shot and killed by a North Carolina state trooper, who mistakenly believed the deaf man was reaching for a weapon after a high-speed car chase.
In a news release Thursday, the highway patrol said extra troopers, road rangers and wreckers will be on the roadways to help drivers whose vehicles have become disabled.
At least two lanes of highway were closed for several hours while troopers investigated the accident and cleared a large amount of debris.
Two state troopers died when their helicopter crashed while monitoring the clashes.
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First Known Use of trooper
Synonymsdogface, fighter, legionary, legionnaire, man-at-arms, regular, serviceman, soldier, warrior
Related Wordsservicewoman; carabineer (or carabinier), cavalier, cavalryman, cuirassier, dragoon; doughboy, footman, foot soldier, grunt, infantryman; commando, raider; jarhead [slang], marine, ranger; artilleryman, cannoneer, gunner, mortarman, musketeer, rifleman; archer, crossbowman; lancer, pikeman, spearman; Confederate, Continental, Federal, GI, guardsman, militiaman, minuteman; counterguerrilla (also counterguerilla), guerrilla (or guerilla), irregular, paramilitary, partisan (also partizan); combatant, noncombatant; lifer, veteran, warhorse; conscript, draftee, enrollee, recruit; reservist; champion, knight; digger [chiefly Australian & New Zealand], gallowglass, gendarme
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