Example sentences for: infantry

How can you use “infantry” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Begum `high-ranking Muslim lady' derives ultimately from Eastern Turkic, while cowrie `a type of sea shell' comes from Tamil or Malayalam kavati via Hindi kauri or kaudi . Two Hindi loanwords have their origin in Europe: ayah `native maid or nurse,' the Hindi version of Portuguese aia , and pulton or pultun `infantry regiment,' adapted from paltan , the Hindi version of English battalion .

  • Lest anyone lose sight of what this is all about, the LAT states that Saddam "has enough chemical and biological weapons to wipe out infantry divisions, if not whole cities."

  • More Japanese infantry poured in from Thailand to capture key airports in Kedah and Kelantan.

  • They had fought with mass armies of infantry rather than relying on the old cavalry elite.

  • Without giving up demands for self-determination, India fought at Britain’s side in World War I, and more than one Prussian general blinked at Rajput and Sikh princes leading an Indian infantry through the trenches of France.


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