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See definition of phalanx on Dictionary.com
  • as inlegion
  • as intoe
  • as inhand

synonyms for phalanx

  • army
  • flock
  • horde
  • multitude
  • throng
  • body
  • brigade
  • cloud
  • company
  • division
  • drove
  • group
  • host
  • myriad
  • number
  • rout
  • scores
  • troop
See also synonyms for: phalanges
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antonyms for phalanx

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  • individual
  • one
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How to use phalanx in a sentence

Vaccines offered Moderna’s CEO, Bancel, a chance to advance a phalanx of new products.
THE NEXT ACT FOR MESSENGER RNA COULD BE BIGGER THAN COVID VACCINESDAVID ROTMANFEBRUARY 5, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
A phalanx of police officers stood at attention on each side of the plaza.
OFFICER BRIAN SICKNICK REMEMBERED AS HERO WHO DIED DEFENDING THE U.S. CAPITOLMEAGAN FLYNN, EMILY DAVIES, PAUL M. DUGGANFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
When the surviving phalanx of Massachusetts volunteers arrived at the Capitol building, “they were a tired, dusty, and bedraggled lot of men, showing every evidence of the struggle which they had so recently passed through,” a doorkeeper recalled.
TROOPS LODGED IN THE CAPITOL IN 1861. IT WAS A WRECK WHEN THEY LEFT.MERYL KORNFIELD, FELICIA SONMEZJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They marched us all — a phalanx of senators, staff and press — through multiple office buildings in search of the safest grounds to shelter on the Capitol complex.
INSIDE THE ASSAULT ON THE CAPITOL: EVACUATING THE SENATEPAUL KANEJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
All the confusion finally gave way to a Bowl Championship Series from 1998-2013, in which a phalanx of humans and computers would choose two teams to play in one championship game.
HOW THE COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF WORKSCHUCK CULPEPPERNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Later on, the Phrygian helmet was adopted by the phalanx pikemen of both Alexander and his Hellenistic successors.
KNOW YOUR ANCIENT GREEK HELMETS: FROM ATTIC TO PHRYGIANDATTATREYA MANDALMAY 19, 2020REALM OF HISTORY
He took office with the intention of carrying out the king's policy of breaking up the whig phalanx and bringing about a peace.
THE POLITICAL HISTORY OF ENGLAND - VOL. X.WILLIAM HUNT
Again, how could a phalanx mount to the edge of the river bank, when it was precipitous and covered with brushwood?
THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
What portion of the cavalry was it, then, that was on the centre of the phalanx, and was terrified by the elephants?
THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
And what is it that brings disaster on those who employ the phalanx?Why the phalanx fails.
THE HISTORIES OF POLYBIUS, VOL. II (OF 2)POLYBIUS
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WORDS RELATED TO PHALANX

  • army
  • body
  • brigade
  • cloud
  • company
  • division
  • drove
  • flock
  • group
  • horde
  • host
  • multitude
  • myriad
  • number
  • phalanx
  • rout
  • scores
  • throng
  • troop
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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