soldier

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsəʊldʒər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsoʊldʒɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sōljər)


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soldier

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. they soldiered on
  2. soldier on in spite of the [difficulties, hardships, defeat]
  3. soldier on through the [recession, match, night]
  4. soldier on [relentlessly, willingly, determinedly]
  5. soldier in [the army, Iraq, the battle]
  6. UK: soldier on the job
  7. send in the soldiers
  8. the soldiers were [stationed, deployed] in
  9. withdraw the soldiers from
  10. soldiers in [Vietnam]
  11. missing soldiers
  12. soldiers killed in [Iraq]
  13. the soldier was killed in action
  14. the soldier was awarded the [Medal of Honor, Purple Heart]
  15. the soldier was promoted (for)
  16. the soldier's [life, emotions]
  17. train new soldiers
  18. [army, UN] soldiers
  19. soldiers from [France]
  20. is just a [common, lowly, foot, reserve] soldier
  21. playing with his toy soldiers
  22. the soldier's experience
  23. [document, capture] the experience of a soldier
  24. his [dad, sister] is a soldier
  25. has been a good little soldier
  26. UK, informal: cut the toast into soldiers
  27. UK, informal: dipped bread soldiers into the fried egg
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