Dictionary and Thesaurus

  Definition of Soldier
  1. a wingless sterile ant or termite having a large head and powerful jaws adapted for defending the colony
  2. an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
  3. serve as a soldier in the military
Hyponyms: Gurkha, cannon fodder, fresh fish, cavalryman, trooper, color bearer, standard-bearer, Confederate soldier, redcoat, lobsterback, flanker, goldbrick, Green Beret, guardsman, Highlander, infantryman, marcher, foot soldier, footslogger, Janissary, jawan, legionnaire, legionary, man-at-arms, militiaman, orderly, paratrooper, para, peacekeeper, pistoleer, point man, ranker, regular, reservist, rifleman, Section Eight, tanker, tank driver, territorial, Unknown Soldier, Wac, Allen, Ethan Allen, Bayard, Seigneur de Bayard, Chevalier de Bayard, Pierre Terrail, Pierre de Terrail, Borgia, Cesare Borgia, Higginson, Thomas Higginson, Thomas Wentworth Storrow Higginson, Kosciusko, Thaddeus Kosciusko, Kosciuszko, Tadeusz Andrzej Bonawentura Kosciuszko, Lafayette, La Fayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, Lawrence, T. E. Lawrence, Thomas Edward Lawrence, Lawrence of Arabia, Lee, Henry Lee, Lighthorse Harry Lee, Mohammed Ali, Mehemet Ali, Muhammad Ali, Morgan, Daniel Morgan, Percy, Sir Henry Percy, Hotspur, Harry Hotspur, Peron, Juan Domingo Peron, Smuts, Jan Christian Smuts, Tancred

 

Derivational Morphology: military personnel, soldiery, troops, soldiering, soldiership

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: ushtar   Croatian: vojnik  
Dutch: soldaat   French: soldat  
German: Soldat   Greek: στρατιώτης  
Hungarian: katona   Portuguese: soldado  
Russian: солдат   Serbian: vojnik  
Slovene: vojak   Welsh: milwr  
 
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