Synonyms

1. lieutenant

noun. ['luːˈtɛnənt'] a commissioned military officer.

Synonyms

  • first lieutenant
  • second lieutenant
  • 2nd lieutenant
  • commissioned military officer
  • 1st lieutenant

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Words that Rhyme with Lieutenant Governor

Example sentences of the word lieutenant-governor


1. Noun Phrase
Other than filing fees, the procedure is identical if you're running for the lieutenant governor position.

2. Noun Phrase
Samuel Adams served Massachusetts in drafting its state constitution and was elected lieutenant governor in 1789.

2. lieutenant

noun. ['luːˈtɛnənt'] an officer in a police force.

Synonyms

  • peace officer
  • law officer
  • police lieutenant

Antonyms

  • bad person
  • dominant

3. lieutenant

noun. ['luːˈtɛnənt'] an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent.

Synonyms

  • deputy
  • second-in-command
  • supporter
  • helper
  • assistant
  • vice-regent
  • vicar-general

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • disservice
  • worsen
  • act

4. lieutenant

noun. ['luːˈtɛnənt'] an officer holding a commissioned rank in the United States Navy or the United States Coast Guard; below lieutenant commander and above lieutenant junior grade.

5. governor

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnɝ'] the head of a state government.

Synonyms

  • proconsul
  • viceroy
  • nawab
  • bey
  • military governor
  • eparch
  • governor general
  • satrap
  • vicereine
  • politician

Antonyms

  • unrestraint
  • indiscipline
  • intemperance
  • unskillfulness

Etymology

  • govenour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gouvreneur (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. governor

noun. ['ˈgʌvɝnɝ'] a control that maintains a steady speed in a machine (as by controlling the supply of fuel).

Synonyms

  • control
  • regulator
  • flywheel
  • controller

Antonyms

  • husband
  • follower
  • inactivity
  • derestrict

Etymology

  • govenour (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • gouvreneur (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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