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Noun: trooper  troo-pu(r)
  1. A soldier in a motorized army unit
    - cavalryman
  2. [US] A mounted police officer
  3. [US] A state police officer
    - state trooper [US]
  4. A soldier mounted on horseback
    "a trooper always takes good care of his mount";
    - cavalryman
  5. [Brit] Ship for transporting troops
    - troopship

Sounds like: troops, trrooper, t

Derived forms: troopers

Type of: bobby [Brit, informal], officer, plod [Brit, informal], police officer, policeman, pongo [Brit, informal], ship, soldier, troop carrier, troop transport

Part of: cavalry, horse, horse cavalry

Encyclopedia: Trooper, Pennsylvania