sergeant at arms

Definition of SERGEANT AT ARMS

:  an officer of an organization (as a legislative body or court of law) who preserves order and executes commands

First Known Use of SERGEANT AT ARMS

14th century


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July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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