second lieutenant

noun

Definition of second lieutenant

:a commissioned officer of the lowest rank in the army, air force, or marine corps

First Known Use of second lieutenant

1702


SECOND LIEUTENANT Defined for English Language Learners

second lieutenant

noun

Definition of second lieutenant for English Language Learners

  • : an officer in the U.S. Army, Air Force, or Marine Corps who ranks below a first lieutenant


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second lieutenant

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Definition of second lieutenant for Students

:a commissioned officer of the lowest rank in the army, air force, or marine corps

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