Dragoon – A member of a military unit formerly composed of heavily armed mounted troops
Note: Dragoons were originally a class of mounted infantry, who used horses for mobility. The title has been retained in modern times by a number of armoured regiments.
The dragon lived in the lagoon (dragoon) and fought off the heavily armed, mounted troops who came to remove her.
Examples of dragoon in a sentence
They sent in a dragoon to get the job done.
He was nervous about becoming a dragoon.
Under 18s aren't enlisted to be a dragoon here.