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Meaning of "household troops" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HOUSEHOLD TROOPS

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOUSEHOLD TROOPS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Household troops is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HOUSEHOLD TROOPS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

household troops

Household Division

Household Division is a term used principally in the Commonwealth of Nations to describe a country’s most elite or historically senior military units, or those military units that provide ceremonial or protective functions associated directly with the head of state.

Definition of household troops in the English dictionary

The definition of household troops in the dictionary is the infantry and cavalry regiments that carry out escort and guard duties for a head of state.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOUSEHOLD TROOPS

household
household ammonia
household appliances
household arts
Household Cavalry
household chores
household gods
household goods
household insurance
household linen
household name
household rubbish
household soap
household word
householder
householdership
househusband
housekeep
housekeeper
housekeeping

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOUSEHOLD TROOPS

assault troops
combat troops
garrison troops
ground troops
oops
parachute troops
paratroops
relief troops
shock troops
storm troops
troops
whoops
woops

Synonyms and antonyms of household troops in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «household troops» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOUSEHOLD TROOPS

Find out the translation of household troops to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of household troops from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «household troops» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

家用部队
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tropas del hogar
570 millions of speakers

English

household troops
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

घर के सैनिकों
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

القوات المنزلية
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

бытовые войска
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

tropas do agregado familiar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পরিবার সৈন্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

troupes de la maison
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Tentera isi rumah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Haustruppen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

近衛隊
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

가정용 부대
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Pasukan kluwarga
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vệ binh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வீட்டு துருப்புக்கள்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

घरगुती सैन्याने
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Aile birlikleri
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Le truppe domestici
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wojska gospodarstwa domowego
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

побутові війська
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

trupele de uz casnic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

νοικοκυριό στρατεύματα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

huishoudelike troepe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hushålls trupper
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

husholdning tropper
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of household troops

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOUSEHOLD TROOPS»

The term «household troops» is used very little and occupies the 165.159 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HOUSEHOLD TROOPS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «household troops» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «household troops» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about household troops

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOUSEHOLD TROOPS»

Discover the use of household troops in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to household troops and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Hawaiian Kingdom: 1854-1874, twenty critical years
MUTINY OF HOUSEHOLD TROOPS While he was convalescing and regaining temporarily part of his lost strength, Lunalilo stayed at his marine residence at Waikiki. To that seaside resort went his ministers to consult with him on matters of  ...
Ralph Simpson Kuykendall, 1953
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A British army, as it was, - is, - and ought to be
But the said contingencies are not applicable to the household troops when employed on the London duties, except to a fractional amount ; and the ordinary average of the household troops so employed may be taken at 5,000 men.
James Campbell (lieut.-col.), 1840
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The Scots Magazine ...
Stagesz. Household-troops,. &e. 223. PARLIAMENT. [p.188.] ln the House of Commons, Feb. zo Mr Vanfittart moved for leave to bring in a bill for restraining stage-eoaches from ' travelling on Sundays during the hours of divine service. For the ...
‎1788
4
The Parliamentary Debates (official Report[s]) ...
Lord Milton asked, whether the noble lord intended to move a particular sum for the household troops, or to include them in the whole amount? Lord Palmerston said, he meant to vote the whole at once; it would be competent for members to ...
Great Britain. Parliament, 1816
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Anglo-Saxon Thegn AD 449-1066
Far more highly motivated, better equipped and better trained, these warriors typically made up the personal bodyguards of the various Anglo-Saxon kings; effectively they were 'household troops'. Thegns played an important role in both  ...
Mark Harrison, 1993
6
The Parliamentary Debates from the Year 1803 to the Present Time
Lord Milton asked, whether the noble lord intended to move a particular sum for the household troops, or to include them in the whole amount i Lord Palmerston said, he meant to vote the whole at once ; it would be competent for members to ...
Great Britain. Parliament, 1816
7
Cobbett's parliamentary debates
Lord Milton asked, whether the noble lord intended to move a particular sum for the household troops, or to include them in the whole amount I Lord Palmerstmi said, he meant to vote the whole at once ; it would be competent for members to ...
Great Britain. Parliament, William Cobbett, Thomas Curson Hansard, 1816
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Parliamentary Debates: Official Report : ... Session of the ...
Lord Milton asked, whether the noble lord intended to move a particular sum for the household troops, or to include them in the whole amount I Lord Palmerston said, he meant to vote the whole at once ; it would be competent for members to ...
Thomas C. Hansard, 1816
9
The Household Knights of King John
A summons to household knights survives from the years 1224±5 when Henry sent his household troops into France.3 It seems reasonable to suppose that John must have followed a similar policy of recalling his household knights when he ...
S. D. Church, 1999
10
The Edinburgh Annual Register
Escorted by his household troops, and attended by his family, he took the road to Lisle. In the morning, a proclamation, placarded through the city, informed the Parisians that the king was gone to seek, in another part of his kingdom, not better ...
‎1817

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HOUSEHOLD TROOPS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term household troops is used in the context of the following news items.
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Celebration of Service
... which saw The Household Troops Band join the three professional brass ... the Band of The King's Division and The Household Troops Band ... «4barsrest.com, Jun 15»
2
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... of the Corps of Army Music take to the most famous military music stage of all alongside the Household Troops Band of the Salvation Army. «4barsrest.com, Jun 15»
3
Video: Chautauqua Tea
This was Emilee's first Chautauqua Tea. The event also had a performance by the Household Troops Band of the Salvation Army from the ... «Central Kentucky News, Jun 15»
4
Shanks takes over at Broxburn & Livingston
... Young People's Band Leader and principal euphonium at Bellshill as well as playing for the Household Troops Band of the Salvation Army. «4barsrest.com, Jun 15»
5
Brass Band festival kicks off Thursday
Chautauqua Tea — 2-4 p.m. at Centenary Methodist Church; 3-4 p.m. performance by the Household Troops Band of the Salvation Army from ... «Central Kentucky News, Jun 15»
6
Turkey marks 562nd anniversary of Istanbul's conquest
The Janissaries (Yeniçeri, meaning 'new soldier') were elite infantry units that formed the Ottoman Sultan's household troops and bodyguards. «Daily Sabah, May 15»
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The Household Troops Band of The Salvation Army was formed in 1887 from a group previously known as the Life Guards. They will march to ... «Central Kentucky News, May 15»
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Great American Brass Band Festival schedule, 2015
Chautauqua Tea — 2-4 p.m. at the Centenary Methodist Church, Danville; • 3-4 p.m. performance by the Household Troops Band of the ... «Central Kentucky News, May 15»
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Gun carriage pulled by five horses travels through Bexley on first …
The King's Troop – or The Troop, as it is known - is part of the Household Troops. Its duties include the firing of Royal Salutes in Hyde Park and ... «Bexley Times, May 15»
10
Buckingham Palace Guard Slips During Official Ceremony
The basic gist: the Household Troops were performing their daily 'Changing of the Guard' duties when one of them slipped on what appears to ... «ETCanada.com, Apr 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Household troops [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/household-troops>. Jul 2020 ».
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