in (full) uniform

idiom

: wearing a uniform
soldiers in (full) uniform

Examples of in (full) uniform in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Iran’s president, Ibrahim Raisi, and the commander in chief of the Quds Force, General Ismail Ghaani, who was dressed in black civilian clothes rather than in uniform, marched with the crowd of mourners in Tehran, state media showed. Ronen Bergman, New York Times, 5 Apr. 2024 The Giants did their best to replicate the adrenaline that accompanies a real major-league outing, first setting up a nighttime start in Arizona against the team’s Double-A hitters and then having Wednesday’s come on a big-league mound against big-league hitters, in full uniform. Evan Webeck, The Mercury News, 4 Apr. 2024 And now the next time Hornets’ fans will see him in uniform won’t come until the fall, once again cutting his season short prematurely. Roderick Boone, Charlotte Observer, 28 Mar. 2024 Two off-duty IMPD officers in uniform were working at a bar on the 9400 block of East Washington Street around 1:30 a.m. The Indianapolis Star, 24 Mar. 2024 Former deputy Richard Fischer was sentenced to 44 months in custody after admitting to harassing and groping women while on duty and in uniform over several years. Jeff McDonald, San Diego Union-Tribune, 10 Mar. 2024 The two rows behind him were occupied by young military cadets in uniform. Paul Tough, New York Times, 17 Mar. 2024 Keeping up with Colby Jones Rookie guard Colby Jones was active and in uniform for Sacramento a few hours after turning in an extraordinary performance for the G League Stockton Kings. Jason Anderson, Sacramento Bee, 8 Mar. 2024 But Vicknair was not removed from active duty that day, even after Jones, the investigator, visited Nicole’s house and saw the photo of Vicknair, in uniform, pressing Nicole into his body and texts in which the officer called her sweetie, honey, buttercup, baby girl and boo. Carolyn Van Houten, Washington Post, 14 Mar. 2024

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