Meaning of RANGER in English

RANGER

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈrān-jər ]

noun

Date: 14th century

1.

a. : the keeper of a British royal park or forest

b. : forest ranger

2. : one that ranges

3.

a. : one of a body of organized armed men who range over a region especially to enforce the law

b. : a soldier specially trained in close-range fighting and in raiding tactics

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.