midshipman

4 ENTRIES FOUND:

mid·ship·man

noun \ˈmid-ˌship-mən, ˌmid-ˈ\

: someone who is being trained to become an officer in the U.S. Navy

: an officer who is of the lowest rank in the British Navy

Full Definition of MIDSHIPMAN

:  a person in training for a naval commission; especially :  a student in a naval academy

First Known Use of MIDSHIPMAN

1662

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