noun. ['ˈtruːps'] soldiers collectively.
- horse cavalry
- army unit
- military personnel
Words that Rhyme with Troops
Example sentences of the word troops
1. Noun, plural
Great Britain had stationed troops in the city, much to the annoyance of many Bostonians.
2. Verb, base form
Writing to soldiers is a task that many citizens undertake to show appreciation and support to troops abroad.
Quotes containing the word troops
1. Although the troops have struck us, we throw it all behind and are glad to meet you in peace and friendship.
- Black Kettle
2. If chance be the Father of all flesh, Disaster is his rainbow in the sky, And when you hear State of Emergency! Sniper Kills Ten! Troops on Rampage! Whites go Looting! Bomb Blasts School! It is but the sound of man worshiping his maker.
- Steve Turner, Poems