storm trooperstorm trooper
a member of Hitler's Nazi party militia, notorious for their brutal and terroristic methods
- a. A member of the Nazi militia noted for brutality and violence.b. One who resembles or behaves like a member of the Nazi militia.
- A member of a force of shock troops.
Origin of storm trooperFrom storm troops, translation of German Sturmtruppen : Sturm(abteilung), Storm (Division) + Truppen, troops.
(plural storm troopers)
- A German soldier trained in special infiltration tactics, introduced around the end of World War I.
- Alternative spelling of stormtrooper.