1. [ verb ] compel by coercion, threats, or crude means
Synonyms: sandbag railroad

"They sandbagged him to make dinner for everyone"

Related terms: coerce
2. [ verb ] subjugate by imposing troops
Related terms: subjugate
3. [ noun ] (military,work) a member of a European military unit formerly composed of heavily armed cavalrymen
Related terms: cavalryman
Similar spelling:   dragon