WORD FOCUS: army WORD FOCUS: army similar words:armed forces, the military, the services people in the army:soldier, troops, infantry, G.I.AmE old-fashioned, squaddyBritish English to join the army:join up/enlist to leave the army:be discharged, desert (without permission) go A.W.O.L. (without permission) to make people serve in the armed forces:call upBritish English/draftAmerican English the system of making people serve in the armed forces:conscription, military service, the draftAmerican English, national serviceBritish English relating to the armed forces:militaryarmy ➔ See alsoarmy
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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