army

Listen:
UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈɑːrmi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈɑrmi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ärmē)

Inflections of 'army' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": armies
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army

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [huge, strong, ruthless, powerful] army
  2. an [allied, enemy] army
  3. [national, resistance, standing, militia, rebel] army
  4. the [Spanish] army
  5. the Territorial Army
  6. deployed the army in
  7. sent the army to
  8. he [enlisted in, joined, fought in] the army
  9. the army [marched, moved] toward
  10. the armies [fought, battled]
  11. an army to [defend, investigate, fight, take]
  12. the army [won, was defeated] (at, on)
  13. the army [overwhelmed, overpowered, outmaneuvered] the enemy
  14. the army is looking for new [soldiers, recruits, talent, professionals]
  15. an army of [the dead, mercenaries, fools, rebels]
  16. an army at war
  17. has (amassed) a whole army of [fans, followers]
  18. an [officer, general] in the army
  19. you and [whose, what] army?
n as adj
  1. an army [officer, general]
  2. army [uniforms, equipment, training]
  3. the Army Corps of [Engineers]
  4. am in the army reserves
  5. an army [draft, knife]
  6. army [men, troops, family, surplus]
  7. army medical [center, department, service]
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