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noun as in government issue; soldier

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Only the brave efforts of American Marines and GIs prevented the complete collapse of the state.

Their small world—previously limited to the Shepparton-Cummeragunja area—expands as they meet African-American GIs in Vietnam.

As many, every six months, as all the GIs killed in combat in the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq combined.

Will they want to be seen opposing tax incentives that could encourage companies from hiring returning GIs?

Kay-a-gs-gis, ——; a beautiful young woman pulling her hair out of braid.

Under this great gis the liberty of every person within the national jurisdiction is unequivocally placed.

But Hector came on, and Apollo before him, with his shoulders wrapped in cloud and the gis shield in his hand.

He was succeeded by his brother En-anna-tum I., under whom Gis-ukh once more became the dominant power.

As En-anna-tum has the title only of high-priest, it is probable that he acknowledged Ur-lumma of Gis-ukh as his suzerain.


On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to gis, such as: doughboy, gi joe, army personnel, enlisted person, and serviceperson.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.