Definition of Carabinier

1. Noun. A soldier (historically a mounted soldier) who is armed with a carbine.

Exact synonyms: Carabineer, Carbineer
Generic synonyms: Rifleman
Derivative terms: Carbine



Definition of Carabinier

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of carabineer) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Carabinier

1. [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Carabinier

carabao
carabaos
carabid
carabid beetle
carabids
carabin
carabine
carabined
carabineer
carabineers
carabiner
carabinero
carabineros
carabiners
carabines
carabinier (current term)
carabiniere
carabinieri
carabiniers
carabining
carabins
caraboid
caracal
caracals
caracara
caracaras
caracca
caraccas
carack
caracks

Literary usage of Carabinier

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1. Queens of the French Stage by Hugh Noel Williams (1905)
""A simple carabinier took the English general, Ligonier, prisoner; he is to them what Marechal de Saxe is to us, if such a comparison were possible. ..."

2. Some Account of the Military, Political, and Social Life of the Right Hon by Walter Evelyn Manners (1899)
"The carabinier gallantly declined the booty, and said that all he required was Sir John's sword. Louis XV. later received the anglicized Frenchman, ..."

3. The royal phraseological English-French, French-English dictionary by John Charles Tarver (1853)
"( Terme dejen.) Il ne Jait que carabiner, lie stakes only a small sum now and then. (Milu) Voyez Tirailler. carabinier, t. in. carabinier. ..."

4. Dictionnaire anglais-franca̧is: et français-anglais by Abel Boyer, Nicholas Salmon (1821)
"carabinier, sm carabinier. CARACOL, s. ra. spiral. Escalier ta ça racol, spiral or winding stair-case. CARACOLE, s. f caracole or wheeling about. ..."

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