Translation of paratrooper in Spanish:


paracaidista, n.

Pronunciation /ˈpɛrəˌtrupər//ˈparətruːpə/



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    (del ejército) paracaidista masculine
    • They were perhaps closer to Royal Marine Commandos or paratroopers than 18th-century Prussian guardsmen.
    • The obtaining situation and the open terrain were factors that did not let paratroopers linger for long in those areas.
    • Workers besiege police barracks and surround the paratroopers attacking the soldiers, arguing with them.
    • An inseparable trait of the paratroopers was the hunting dexterity of each particular fighter.
    • It currently houses a company of army paratroopers known as the Special Services Group.
    • The enemy met descending paratroopers with heavy small arms and machinegun fire.
    • It was created from a photograph of him visiting the paratroopers of the 101st Airborne Division.
    • We were between the paratroopers to the north and the British second Army to the south.
    • The tank destroyer pulled up beside the foxhole to speak to the young paratrooper.
    • The remaining enemy withdrew and the paratroopers were saved from destruction.
    • Most paratroopers like to mark such a milestone by doing a special jump.
    • The mood was set when the enemy paratroopers descended from the sky and were attacked by the allied troops.
    • Israel would then deploy around 30,000 paratroopers, infantry and armoured brigades.
    • Soldier A, a paratrooper, was a member of one of two platoons involved directly in the vast majority of the killings which took place that day.
    • He was a sergeant paratrooper who commanded a group of men at the abbey.
    • When several Israeli journalists caught up with a group of paratroopers and infantry on their way to the front, they were shocked by the intensity of the emotions.
    • Senator, my father was a paratrooper in the 101st Airborne in World War II.
    • Lou, we've spent most of the day with paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division.
    • While in flight, it can drop both paratroopers and military equipment.
    • The air-drop equipment is intended to air drop paratroopers, materiel and cargo.