soldier of fortune

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NounEdit

soldier of fortune (plural soldiers of fortune)

  1. A non-commissioned soldier willing to serve any state or person who will hire him; a mercenary.
  2. (figuratively) Hence, a person willing to work for or ally himself with any person or institution who will take him on.

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