troop the colour


troop the colour
troop the colour Brit. perform the ceremony of parading a regiment's flag along ranks of soldiers.
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  • troop the colour — Brit. perform the ceremony of parading a regiment s flag along ranks of soldiers. → troop …   English new terms dictionary

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  • troop — ► NOUN 1) (troops) soldiers or armed forces. 2) a unit of an armoured or cavalry division. 3) a group of three or more Scout patrols. 4) a group of people or animals of a particular kind. ► VERB ▪ come or go as a group …   English terms dictionary

  • troop — n. & v. n. 1 an assembled company; an assemblage of people or animals. 2 (in pl.) soldiers or armed forces. 3 a cavalry unit commanded by a captain. 4 a unit of artillery and armoured formation. 5 a grouping of three or more Scout patrols. v. 1… …   Useful english dictionary

  • troop — noun 1》 (troops) soldiers or armed forces. 2》 a cavalry unit commanded by a captain.     ↘a unit of artillery and armoured formation.     ↘a group of three or more Scout patrols. 3》 a group of people or animals of a particular kind. verb (of a… …   English new terms dictionary

  • troop — /trup / (say troohp) noun 1. an assemblage of persons or things; a company or band. 2. a great number or multitude. 3. Military a body of soldiers being a subdivision of a cavalry regiment. 4. (plural) a body of soldiers, marines, etc. 5. an… …   Australian English dictionary

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  • Troop Sergeant Major — In the British Army, the Troop Sergeant Major (TSM) is the senior NCO in a Royal Artillery troop, usually a Warrant Officer Class 2.This differs from a cavalry troop or infantry platoon, in which the highest ranking NCO is usually a sergeant.… …   Wikipedia