Definition of paratrooper in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈparətruːpə/


A member of a paratroop regiment or airborne unit.
Example sentences
  • They were perhaps closer to Royal Marine Commandos or paratroopers than 18th-century Prussian guardsmen.
  • Israel would then deploy around 30,000 paratroopers, infantry and armoured brigades.
  • It was created from a photograph of him visiting the paratroopers of the 101st Airborne Division.

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