Translation of army in Spanish:
noun plural armies
- 1 (land force) the Army and the Navyel ejército (de tierra) y la marina or armadato be in the armyser militarto join the army(before noun) (barracks/discipline)he hated army life
militarodiaba la vida militar or de cuartelarmy officermilitar (masculine or feminine)army wife
oficial (masculine or feminine) del ejército (de tierra)esposa (feminine) de militarExample sentences
- Now is the time to train as a nurse, join the army or make yourself indispensable to the government in some other way.
- His work in Cambridge was interrupted by World War I when he worked on the land rather than join the army.
- And he declared that he would want to fight alongside his men if he joined the army.
- 2 (body of troops)Example sentences
- Camp followers shared the military fortunes of the armies they accompanied.
- All the village men were fighting alongside the two armies, the Corbett army having come to join in.
- Only the Utuku, of all the peoples known to me in the world, equip and organize their armies in that manner.
- 3 (large number) an army of advisersun ejército or una legión de asesoresExample sentences
- He is now attracting an army of fans, and keeps winning every time he steps up to a new racing division.
- It has an army of loyal fans which consider the GTi to be the most fun you can have on four wheels.
- The international gambling industry has hired an army of lobbyists to stack the odds in its favour.
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