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dragoon
used in Lonesome Dove

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
  • It was an old Colt dragoon with a seven-inch barrel and, as he was fond of saying, weighed about as much as the leg he strapped it to.
    Chapters 3-4 (47% in)
  • Augustus drew his big dragoon Colt and jammed the barrel into Dan's stomach.
    Chapters 74-74 (42% in)

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