Definition of militiaman in English:


Line breaks: mil¦itia|man
Pronunciation: /mɪˈlɪʃəmən

noun (plural militiamen)

  • A member of a militia.
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    • Among the wounded were an army officer, an enlisted soldier, a pro-government militiaman and a villager.
    • Ultimately, England committed about 80,000 men to this war, most of whom were militiamen.
    • One of the problems, he noted, was that the militiamen were mediocre and undisciplined.

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