Squad meaning

skwŏd
A small group of people organized in a common endeavor or activity.
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The smallest tactical unit of military personnel.
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(sports) An athletic team.
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A group of people organized for some common purpose, usually of about ten members.
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A unit of tactical military personnel, or of police officers, usually of about ten members.
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(cricket, soccer, rugby) A group of potential players from whom a starting team and substitutes are chosen.
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(UK, dialect) Sloppy mud.

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A small unit of police officers.
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To form into squads.
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To assign to a squad.
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Origin of squad

  • Obsolete French esquade from Old French escadre from Old Spanish escuadra Old Italian squadra both from Vulgar Latin exquadra square square

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Wiktionary