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dragoon
used in The Count of Monte Cristo

2 uses
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Definition
a member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen

or:

force someone to do something; or subjugate by imposing troops
  • However, as he was a favorite with Cucumetto, as he had for three years faithfully served him, and as he had saved his life by shooting a dragoon who was about to cut him down, he hoped the chief would have pity on him.
    Chapters 33-34 (19% in)
  • "I tell you it is too late; early this morning the telegraph was employed, and at this very minute"— "Sir," said the valet de chambre, entering the room, "a dragoon has brought this despatch from the minister of the interior."
    Chapters 99-100 (56% in)

There are no more uses of "dragoon" in The Count of Monte Cristo.

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