staff sergeant

noun

Definition of staff sergeant

:a noncommissioned officer ranking in the army above a sergeant and below a platoon sergeant or sergeant first class, in the air force above a sergeant and below a technical sergeant, and in the marine corps above a sergeant and below a gunnery sergeant

First Known Use of staff sergeant

1811


STAFF SERGEANT Defined for English Language Learners

staff sergeant

noun

Definition of staff sergeant for English Language Learners

  • : an officer in the army, air force, or marines with a rank above a sergeant


STAFF SERGEANT Defined for Kids

staff sergeant

noun

Definition of staff sergeant for Students

:a noncommissioned officer in the army, air force, or marine corps ranking above a sergeant

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