an executive officer of a legislative or other body, whose duty it is to enforce its commands, preserve order, etc.
sergeant at arms
an officer of a legislative or fraternal body responsible for maintaining internal order
(formerly) an officer who served a monarch or noble, esp as an armed attendant
- Sergeant baker
noun 1. a large brightly-coloured fish of the genus Latropiscis, found in temperate reef waters of Australasia
noun, U.S. Army. 1. a noncommissioned officer ranking next above a staff sergeant and below a first or master sergeant.
[sahr-juh nt-fish] /ˈsɑr dʒəntˌfɪʃ/ noun, plural (especially collectively) sergeantfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sergeantfishes. 1. the cobia, Rachycentron canadum. 2. any of various other marine fishes with striped fins.
noun 1. U.S. Army, Air Force, and Marine Corps. a noncommissioned officer serving as chief administrative assistant in a unit headquarters. 2. U.S. Marine Corps. a noncommissioned officer ranking above a first sergeant. 3. a small damselfish, Abudefduf saxatilis, inhabiting warm Atlantic waters, having vertical black stripes on each side. sergeant major noun 1. a […]