storm trooperstorm trooper
- 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.