Examples of trooper in a Sentence
a moving Memorial Day service honoring our fallen troopers
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Further information hasn't been released, as troopers are still investigating the crash.
Around that time, McCollum Sr. drove a 2004 Dodge Stratus onto North Cherry at a slow speed, state troopers said.
Michael Shaw said Friday that Steenland has been interviewed and troopers are still investigating the matter.
Steve Crouch, fire chief at North Star Volunteer Fire Department in Fairbanks, said firefighters were called to the scene around 6:30 a.m. to spray water on the structure and cool hot spots so troopers could investigate.
The driver of the vehicle — a Ford Focus traveling north on I-Drive — stopped but ran away, troopers said.
The string of shootings began just steps from the state's Capitol building when El-Mofty fired several times at a Capitol Police officer and then, shot and injured at a state trooper.
Some incidents required a response from multiple Bel Air officers and others required backup from Harford County Sheriff’s Office deputies and Maryland State Police troopers, according to Reichart’s report.
The responding trooper smelled a strong odor of marijuana and dryer sheets – often used to cover up the drug’s pungent scent – coming from the vehicle.
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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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