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synonyms for lancers

  • squadron
  • Mounties
  • army
  • bowlegs
  • cuirassiers
  • dragoons
  • horse
  • hussars
  • rangers
  • chasseurs
  • horse soldiers
  • mounted troops
  • uhlans
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How to use lancers in a sentence

Letting the rifle drop and swing from the pommel, he met the charge of two grinning and scowling lancers.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
But presently that wandering shape came nearer, and I saw a dozen lancers at full gallop, one behind the other.
MAUPASSANT ORIGINAL SHORT STORIES (180), COMPLETEGUY DE MAUPASSANT
In the ring figure another evolution is borrowed from the lancers.
THE COMPLETE BACHELORWALTER GERMAIN
Cuirassiers, lancers and grenadiers, then, once more to the charge!
THE BRONZE EAGLEEMMUSKA ORCZY, BARONESS ORCZY
Behind us the British lancers were shouting "Stop, stop, halt you —— Boers!"
MY REMINISCENCES OF THE ANGLO-BOER WARBEN VILJOEN.
Christopher led me through the last Lancers, and then we stopped to rest.
THE CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL 3 NO 3, MARCH 1863VARIOUS
Sisters of Charity in white cambric caps told their beads through the mazes of the lancers.
IN CONNECTION WITH THE DE WILLOUGHBY CLAIMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
Swinging round after the charge, the 9th Lancers gained the village and rallied on the south of it.
1914JOHN FRENCH, VISCOUNT OF YPRES
After charging through a large body of Mexican lancers, he reached Gen. Taylor on the morning of the 30th.
GRAHAM'S MAGAZINE VOL XXXII NO. 6 JUNE 1848VARIOUS
Cavalry of the line consists of dragoon guards, dragoons, hussars, and lancers.
THE NEW GRESHAM ENCYCLOPEDIA. VOL. 1 PART 2VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LANCERS

  • Mounties
  • army
  • bowlegs
  • chasseurs
  • cuirassiers
  • dragoons
  • horse
  • horse soldiers
  • hussars
  • lancers
  • mounted troops
  • rangers
  • squadron
  • uhlans
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.