[sahr-juh nt-fish] /ˈsɑr dʒəntˌfɪʃ/
noun, plural (especially collectively) sergeantfish (especially referring to two or more kinds or species) sergeantfishes.
the cobia, Rachycentron canadum.
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 […]
noun 1. a noncommissioned army officer of a rank above that of corporal. 2. U.S. Air Force. any noncommissioned officer above the rank of airman first class. 3. a police officer ranking immediately below a captain or a lieutenant in the U.S. and immediately below an inspector in Britain. 4. a title of a particular […]
noun, Medieval English Law. 1. serjeanty. noun, Medieval English Law. 1. a form of land tenure in which a tenant holding of the king rendered him exclusive services in a status below that of a knight.
verb (used with object), serged, serging. 1. to overcast (unfinished seams or edges, as in a fabric or rug), especially by machine, in order to prevent fraying. noun 1. a twill-weave woollen or worsted fabric used for clothing 2. a similar twilled cotton, silk, or rayon fabric