chief master sergeant

noun

Definition of chief master sergeant

: a noncommissioned officer in the air force ranking above a senior master sergeant

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Recent Examples on the Web Until he was charged, his Air Force career had been on the rise, and he had been selected to become a chief master sergeant — a level achieved by just 1 percent of the enlisted force in any service. Sig Christenson, San Antonio Express-News, 22 Mar. 2021 Philip Hudson, command chief master sergeant of Seventh Air Force. Jamie Mcintyre, Washington Examiner, 2 Feb. 2021 He had been selected to chief master sergeant, a rank that only 1 percent of the enlisted force makes in any service, but had not been promoted. Sig Christenson, ExpressNews.com, 19 Aug. 2020 Bass currently serves as the command chief master sergeant for the Second Air Force at Keesler Air Force Base in Mississippi. Haley Victory Smith, Washington Examiner, 19 June 2020 Chris Lantagne, the joint base’s command chief master sergeant, and others on her staff. Sig Christenson, ExpressNews.com, 26 Mar. 2020 Traficante is a five-year member of the fire department and also a chief master sergeant in the Connecticut National Guard. Emily Brindley, courant.com, 23 Oct. 2019 Steve Mooney serves as a chief master sergeant in the Air National Guard and has been deployed five times. Colin Campbell, baltimoresun.com, 20 May 2018 Steve Mooney serves as a chief master sergeant in the Air National Guard and has been deployed five times. Colin Campbell, baltimoresun.com, 20 May 2018

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1959, in the meaning defined above

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“Chief master sergeant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chief%20master%20sergeant. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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chief master sergeant

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Kids Definition of chief master sergeant

: a noncommissioned officer in the air force ranking above a senior master sergeant

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