What Does Mercenary Mean?

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A mercenary is often used to refer to one that serves merely for wages; especially : a soldier. It could also be used to refer to a person hired to fight for another country other than their own.
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mer·ce·nar·y
[mur-suh-ner-ee]
ADJECTIVE
1.
working or acting merely for money or other reward; venal.
2.
hired to serve in a foreign army, guerrilla organization, etc.
NOUN [PLURAL MER·CE·NAR·IES.]
3.
a professional soldier hired to serve in a foreign army.
4.
any hireling.
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