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army

ar·my

army

 
pronunciation:
ar mi
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part of speech: noun
inflections: armies
definition 1: a large group of soldiers trained to use weapons to fight on land.
synonyms:
soldiers, troops
similar words:
armed forces, artillery, cavalry, infantry, legion, military, militia
definition 2: a great number of people or things.
The movie star has an army of fans.
synonyms:
crowd, flock, horde, host, legion, multitude
similar words:
mass
definition 3: a large group that works together for a cause.
The mayor led an army of workers in cleaning up after the fire.
synonyms:
brigade, legion
similar words:
crowd, flock, force, group, horde, throng, troop
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The word army contains the following part:
arm Latin root that means arms, weapons