a noncommissioned army officer of a rank above that of corporal.
U.S. Air Force. any noncommissioned officer above the rank of airman first class.
a police officer ranking immediately below a captain or a lieutenant in the U.S. and immediately below an inspector in Britain.
a title of a particular office or function at the court of a monarch (often used in combination):
sergeant of the larder; sergeant-caterer.
sergeant at arms.
Also called sergeant at law. British. (formerly) a member of a superior order of barristers.
(initial capital letter) a surface-to-surface, single-stage, U.S. ballistic missile.
a tenant by military service, below the rank of knight.
a noncommissioned officer in certain armed forces, usually ranking above a corporal
(in Britain) a police officer ranking between constable and inspector
(in the US) a police officer ranking below a captain
See sergeant at arms
a court or municipal officer who has ceremonial duties
(formerly) a tenant by military service, not of knightly rank
See serjeant at law
Acts 16:35, 38 (R.V., “lictors”), officers who attended the magistrates and assisted them in the execution of justice.
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
- Sergei witte
noun 1. Sergei Yulievich [sur-gey yool-yuh-vich;; Russian syir-gyey yoo-lyi-vyich] /sɜrˈgeɪ ˈyul yə vɪtʃ;; Russian syɪrˈgyeɪ ˈyu lyɪ vyɪtʃ/ (Show IPA), 1849–1915, Russian statesman. noun 1. Sergei Yulievich (sjɪrˈɡjej juˈljevitʃ). 1849–1915, Russian statesman; prime minister (1905–06). As minister of finance (1892–1903) he tried to modernize the Russian economy
noun 1. a state in NE Brazil. 8490 sq. mi. (21,990 sq. km). Capital: Aracajú. noun 1. a state of NE Brazil: the smallest Brazilian state; a centre of resistance to Dutch conquest (17th century). Capital: Aracajú. Pop: 1 846 039 (2002). Area: 13 672 sq km (8492 sq miles)