meaning of Bashi-bazouk

Bashi-bazouk meaning in General Dictionary

A soldier belonging to the unusual troops for the Turkish military.


Bashi-bazouk meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) A soldier from the irregular troops for the Turkish army.


Sentence Examples with the word Bashi-bazouk

Disraeli's life was a succession of surprises, but none note, the Berlin memorandum, the Bashi-Bazouk was so great as that he should be remembered after death more widely, lastingly, respectfully, affectionately, than any other statesman in the long reign of Queen Victoria.

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