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used in The Witch of Blackbird Pond

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a member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen


force someone to do something; or subjugate by imposing troops
  • You remember Dr. Bulkeley told us he used to be a captain of the dragoons in Barbados.
    p. 157.7
  • Why, he was a gentleman, an officer of the King's Dragoons, a knight!
    p. 159.2

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