Synonyms for Troops:

n.

infantry, armed forces, fighting men, regiment, rank and file. troops (noun)
military personnel, soldiery.

Other synonyms:

rank and file, regiment. Other relevant words:
armed forces, regiment, infantry, rank and file.

Usage examples for troops

  1. The troops which he commanded he was welcome to; but they were not going to supply his demands continually in that way. – Salammbo by Gustave Flaubert
  2. These were soon found, for Captain Gensfort asked me to join the English troops – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  3. Some of the enemy machine- guns were captured by our troops who used them with deadly effect upon the then retiring foe. – Over the Top With the Third Australian Division by G. P. Cuttriss