Meaning of ARMY in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ ɑ:(r)mi ]
Frequency: The word is one of the 700 most common words in English.
An army is a large organized group of people who are armed and trained to fight on land in a war. Most armies are organized and controlled by governments.
After returning from France, he joined the army...
The army is about to launch a major offensive.
An army of people, animals, or things is a large number of them, especially when they are regarded as a force of some kind.
...data collected by an army of volunteers.
...armies of shoppers looking for bargains.
N-COUNT-COLL : N of n
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006