Translation of "infantry" - English-Spanish dictionary

infantry

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˈɪn.fən.tri/

the part of an army that fights on foot

infantería
The infantry was/were sent into battle.
It’s a light/heavy infantry unit.
→ Compare cavalry

(Translation of “infantry” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

infantry

noun or noun plural /ˈinfəntri/

(the part of an army consisting of) foot-soldiers

infantería
The infantry was/were sent on ahead, with the artillery following in the rear.

(Translation of “infantry” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)