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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A relatively low-ranking officer in the armed forces.

Usage examples (36)
  • While McCaulley did attain sergeant's rank, use of Marine
  • You're going to answer yes or no, drill sergeant, is that clear?
  • And so they called their sergeant and that is where we are right now.
  • "Stand where you are till I call the sergeant," the man said, and shouted for more
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