Dragoon vs Browbeaten - What's the difference?

dragoon | browbeaten |


As verbs the difference between dragoon and browbeaten

is that dragoon is to force someone into doing something; to coerce while browbeaten is .

As a noun dragoon

is (lb) a horse soldier; a cavalryman, who uses a horse for mobility, but fights dismounted.

As an adjective browbeaten is

intimidated or subjugated.

dragoon

Noun

(en noun)
  • (lb) A horse soldier; a cavalryman, who uses a horse for mobility, but fights dismounted.
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  • *:His forefathers had been, as a rule, professional men—physicians and lawyers; his grandfather died under the walls of Chapultepec Castle while twisting a tourniquet for a cursing dragoon ; an uncle remained indefinitely at Malvern Hill;.
  • A carrier of a dragon musket.
  • A variety of pigeon.
  • :(Clarke)
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To force someone into doing something; to coerce.
  • Anagrams

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    browbeaten

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • intimidated or subjugated