grenadier grenadier

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an infantryman equipped with grenades
  2. (n) deep-sea fish with a large head and body and long tapering tail

Usage(s):

  1. This was no slight to the Coldstream, but meant that the King's Color was always originally entrusted to the grenadier company of the several regiments.
  2. To the devotee, each brightly painted hussar and mustachioed grenadier is an honest work of art, deserving the same patience and devotion in its creation as a Rodin statue.

News

  1. To do: Grenadier Band concert

    Plover VFW Post 10262 and Auxiliary, Plover American Legion Post 543 and Auxiliary, and Central Wisconsin Marine Corps League 350 will sponsor an outdoor concert by the Grenadier Band from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the Plover Municipal Center, 2400 Post Road, Plover.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Stevens Point Journal

  2. Best bet: Grenadier Band set to perform

    Plover VFW Post 10262 and Auxiliary, Plover American Legion Post 543 and Auxiliary, and Central Wisconsin Marine Corps League 350 will sponsor an outdoor concert by the Grenadier Band from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Stevens Point Journal

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Quotes

  1. Though "a little vain & silly," Franklin wrote, the turkey is "a Bird of Courage, and would not hesitate to attack a Grenadier of the British Guards who should presume to invade his Farm Yard with a red Coat on."
    on Oct 16, 2007 By: Benjamin Franklin Source: Sacramento Bee

  2. ("A blonde of the type that led Julius Caesar to prefer the women of Gaul to the men, she has the presence of a grenadier and the commanding glance of a field marshal," John Corbin wrote in his review in The New York Times.
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: John Corbin Source: New York Times

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