One who will serve in any army or undertake risky tasks for personal gain or love of adventure.
Any Turkish soldier
One who undertakes unpleasant or distasteful tasks for money or reward; a hireling.
One who works solely for compensation, especially a person willing to perform for a fee tasks considered menial or offensive.
One that seeks adventure.
Find another word for mercenaries. In this page you can discover 8 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mercenaries, like: soldiers-of-fortune, pensionaries, janizaries, hacks, condottieri, hirelings, adventurers and gittin.