Synonyms for cuirassiers
- horse soldiers
- mounted troops
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CUIRASSIERS
How fine the breast-plates and helmets of those Cuirassiers glisten in the sun!
And there it was that with these very eyes of mine I saw the famous charge of the cuirassiers.
Our cuirassiers will soon be upon them,' cried another, in ecstasy.
They 're excellent fellows, these cuirassiers of ours, and I know you 'll like them.
Baffled by our resistance, Montbrun advanced with the Cuirassiers of the Guard.
Dommaigne, with his cavalry, charged the cuirassiers and the German Legion.
We could see their red and blue uniforms and, if they were cuirassiers, their breastplates!
A squadron of cuirassiers and one of chasseurs advanced to dislodge them.
The next morning one of the cuirassiers looked into our cell.
They gave him the Colonelcy of Cuirassiers: 'Drill there, and endure.'