senior airman

noun

Definition of senior airman

: an enlisted man in the air force who ranks above an airman first class but who has not been made staff sergeant

Examples of senior airman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Babbitt left the military in 2016 as a senior airman - a relatively low rank for someone who spent more than a decade in uniform. Anchorage Daily News, "Ashli Babbitt’s journey from capital ‘guardian’ to invader," 11 Jan. 2021 Babbitt left the military in 2016 as a senior airman - a relatively low rank for someone who spent more than a decade in uniform. Anchorage Daily News, "Ashli Babbitt’s journey from capital ‘guardian’ to invader," 11 Jan. 2021 Babbitt left the military in 2016 as a senior airman - a relatively low rank for someone who spent more than a decade in uniform. Anchorage Daily News, "Ashli Babbitt’s journey from capital ‘guardian’ to invader," 11 Jan. 2021 Babbitt left the military in 2016 as a senior airman - a relatively low rank for someone who spent more than a decade in uniform. Anchorage Daily News, "Ashli Babbitt’s journey from capital ‘guardian’ to invader," 11 Jan. 2021 Babbitt left the military in 2016 as a senior airman - a relatively low rank for someone who spent more than a decade in uniform. Peter Jamison, BostonGlobe.com, "Ashli Babbitt’s journey from capital ‘guardian’ to invader," 9 Jan. 2021 Murphy, who had escaped injury during a five-year deployment as a senior airman with the U.S. Air Force, was struck in his car at 70 mph by a driver who had fallen asleep at the wheel, leaving him with a horrible back injury. Christopher Carbone, Fox News, "Nonprofit teaches farming to vets, helps to reintegrate them into civilian life," 2 Oct. 2018 Murphy, who had escaped injury during a five-year deployment as a senior airman with the U.S. Air Force, was struck in his car at 70 mph by a driver who had fallen asleep at the wheel, leaving him with a horrible back injury. Christopher Carbone, Fox News, "Nonprofit teaches farming to vets, helps to reintegrate them into civilian life," 2 Oct. 2018 Murphy, who had escaped injury during a five-year deployment as a senior airman with the U.S. Air Force, was struck in his car at 70 mph by a driver who had fallen asleep at the wheel, leaving him with a horrible back injury. Christopher Carbone, Fox News, "Nonprofit teaches farming to vets, helps to reintegrate them into civilian life," 2 Oct. 2018

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circa 1977, in the meaning defined above

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“Senior airman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/senior%20airman. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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senior airman

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: an enlisted person in the air force who ranks above airman first class but who has not been made sergeant

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