ALL meanings of sergeant

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  • noun sergeant a member of the royal house of England that ruled from 1461 to 1485. 1
  • noun sergeant 1st Duke of (Edmund of Langley) 1341–1402, progenitor of the house of York (son of Edward III). 1
  • noun sergeant Alvin Cullum [kuhl-uh m] /ˈkʌl əm/ (Show IPA), (Sergeant) 1887–1964, U.S. soldier. 1
  • noun sergeant Yorkshire (def 1). 1
  • noun sergeant Ancient Eboracum. a city in North Yorkshire, in NE England, on the Ouse: the capital of Roman Britain; cathedral. 1
  • noun sergeant a city in SE Pennsylvania: meeting of the Continental Congress 1777–78. 1
  • noun sergeant an estuary in E Virginia, flowing SE into Chesapeake Bay. 40 miles (64 km) long. 1
  • noun sergeant Cape, a cape at the NE extremity of Australia. 1
  • noun sergeant military rank 1
  • noun sergeant military officer 1
  • noun sergeant police rank: second in command 1
  • noun sergeant police officer: second in command 1
  • countable noun sergeant A sergeant is a non-commissioned officer of middle rank in the army, marines, or air force. 0
  • countable noun sergeant In the British police force, a sergeant is an officer with the next to lowest rank. In American police forces, a sergeant is an officer with the rank immediately below a captain. 0
  • noun sergeant a noncommissioned officer in certain armed forces, usually ranking above a corporal 0
  • noun sergeant (in Britain) a police officer ranking between constable and inspector 0
  • noun sergeant (in the US) a police officer ranking below a captain 0
  • noun sergeant a court or municipal officer who has ceremonial duties 0
  • noun sergeant (formerly) a tenant by military service, not of knightly rank 0
  • noun sergeant a feudal servant who attended his master in battle 0
  • abbreviation SERGEANT sergeant-at-arms 0
  • noun sergeant a noncommissioned officer of the fifth grade, ranking above a corporal and below a staff sergeant 0
  • noun sergeant a noncommissioned officer of the fourth grade, ranking above airman first class and below staff sergeant 0
  • noun sergeant generally, any of the noncommissioned officers in the U.S. armed forces with sergeant as part of the title of their rank 0
  • noun sergeant in the U.S., a police officer ranking next below a captain or a lieutenant 0
  • noun sergeant in England, a police officer ranking just below an inspector 0
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