English version

troopship in Water topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtroopshiptroop‧ship /ˈtruːpˌʃɪp/ noun [countable]  TTWa ship used for moving soldiers
Examples from the Corpus
troopshipLost a troopship, all the crew and all the auxiliaries except us.He was on duty when his wife-to-be left her military hospital and was put on a troopship for home.Of course it was impossible to board a returning troopship without papers.While we were concentrating on the troopship and the fighting on the planet.The troopship which had taken him to war.