Synonyms

1. counter-drill

verb. drill in an opposite direction.

Synonyms

  • drill

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2. 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)

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)

5. drill

verb. ['ˈdrɪl'] make a hole, especially with a pointed power or hand tool.

Synonyms

  • bore
  • counter-drill
  • spud
  • trepan

Antonyms

  • inflate
  • deflate
  • increase
  • lengthen

Etymology

  • drillen (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

6. drill

verb. ['ˈdrɪl'] train in the military, e.g., in the use of weapons.

Synonyms

  • prepare
  • train
  • educate

Antonyms

  • calcify
  • iodinate
  • string
  • abstain

Etymology

  • drillen (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

7. drill

verb. ['ˈdrɪl'] learn by repetition.

Synonyms

  • study
  • take
  • practice
  • read
  • exercise
  • practise

Antonyms

  • refuse
  • disclaim
  • outgo
  • stay

Etymology

  • drillen (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

8. drill

noun. ['ˈdrɪl'] (military) the training of soldiers to march (as in ceremonial parades) or to perform the manual of arms.

Synonyms

  • preparation
  • grooming

Antonyms

  • walk
  • automatic
  • white-collar

Etymology

  • drillen (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

9. drill

verb. ['ˈdrɪl'] teach by repetition.

Synonyms

  • ram down
  • learn
  • instill
  • teach
  • instruct
  • drill in
  • beat in
  • inculcate
  • infuse

Antonyms

  • sell
  • refrain
  • lose
  • contraindicate

Etymology

  • drillen (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

10. drill

noun. ['ˈdrɪl'] systematic training by multiple repetitions.

Synonyms

  • manual
  • practice session
  • shadowboxing
  • preparation
  • dry run
  • fire drill
  • manual of arms
  • rehearsal
  • scrimmage
  • practice
  • grooming
  • exercise
  • training
  • target practice
  • brushup
  • military drill
  • review

Antonyms

  • ready
  • resolution
  • stand still
  • forget

Etymology

  • drillen (Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350))

Example sentences of the word military-drill


1. Noun Phrase
Also, you should have a thorough knowledge of your service branch’s military customs, history and military drill.

2. Noun Phrase
Those sentenced to boot camp prisons by the courts must participate in a rigorous schedule of physical training, military drill and ceremony, and hard labor.

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