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1. military

adjective. ['ˈmɪləˌtɛri, ˈmɪlɪˌtɛri'] characteristic of or associated with soldiers or the military.

Synonyms

  • warriorlike
  • warlike
  • soldierlike
  • militaristic
  • martial

Antonyms

  • attraction
  • centrifugal force
  • adduct
  • push

Etymology

  • militaire (French)
  • militarius (Latin)

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How do you spell military? Is it miltary ?

A common misspelling of military is miltary

Example sentences of the word military


1. Adjective
Sailors must not carry an umbrella during military formations.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Each branch of the military has standard enlistment requirements regarding age.

Quotes containing the word military


1. I grew up in Cuba under a strong, military, oppressive dictatorship. So as a teenager, I found myself involved in a revolution. I remember during that time, a young, charismatic leader rose up, talking about hope and change. His name was Fidel Castro.
- Rafael Cruz

2. Humor can inform and break down stigma, which is a huge issue in the military.
- Garry Trudeau

3. My definition, a definition in the drill books from the time that General Von Steuben wrote the regulations for General George Washington, the definition of the object of military training is success in battle... It wouldn't be any sense to have a military organization on the backs of the American taxpayers with any other definition.
- Chesty Puller

2. military-industrial_complex

noun. a country's military establishment and the industries that produce arms and other military equipment.

3. military

adjective. ['ˈmɪləˌtɛri, ˈmɪlɪˌtɛri'] associated with or performed by members of the armed services as contrasted with civilians.

Synonyms

  • noncombatant
  • martial
  • combatant

Antonyms

  • pull
  • attract
  • centripetal force
  • repulsion

Etymology

  • militaire (French)
  • militarius (Latin)

4. military

noun. ['ˈmɪləˌtɛri, ˈmɪlɪˌtɛri'] the military forces of a nation.

Synonyms

  • force
  • military machine
  • personnel
  • cadre
  • reserve
  • medic
  • armed forces
  • military reserve
  • medical officer
  • war machine

Antonyms

  • abduct
  • refrain
  • decompress
  • improperness

Etymology

  • militaire (French)
  • militarius (Latin)
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