Synonyms of noncombatant


1. noncombatant, serviceman, military man, man, military personnel

usage: a member of the armed forces who does not participate in combat (e.g. a chaplain or surgeon)


1. noncombatant, civilian (vs. military)

usage: used of civilians in time of war

2. noncombatant, military (vs. civilian)

usage: member of armed forces whose duties do not include fighting as e.g. a chaplain or surgeon

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Definition and meaning of noncombatant (Dictionary)