Cavalryman is a synonym of trooper.
As nouns the difference between cavalryman and trooper
is that cavalryman
is a soldier in the cavalry while trooper
is (military) a soldier of private rank in cavalry or armour abbreviated tpr.
A soldier in the cavalry.
(military) A soldier of private rank in cavalry or armour. Abbreviated Tpr.
A cavalry horse; charger.
(British) A troopship.
(US) A state trooper.
One who endures adversity or hardship with an attitude of stoicism and persistence.
- He was a real trooper about taking care of the kids for the weekend.
* (military) cavalryman, horse soldier, crewman, armoured soldier, armored soldier
* (military) zipperhead (Canadian military slang)
* (person able to endure hardship) survivor, tough cookie
* swear like a trooper