Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to soldiers or warfare; martial; warlike.

Part of speech: noun

A body of soldiers; soldiery.

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Usage examples "military":

  1. And, Sam, ' sais he, 'I've seed a great deal of the world, all military men do. - "The Attache or, Sam Slick in England, Complete", Thomas Chandler Haliburton.
  2. While they sat there, facing each other, both embarrassed by the long silence, the military band began to play under the trees in the garden. - "Fromont and Risler, Complete", Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009.
  3. Maybe a big military gun. - "Mortmain", Arthur Cheny Train.