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 Second Lieutenant

  • tennent
  • tennant
  • pennant

Example sentences of the word second-lieutenant


1. Noun Phrase
The starting rank for an Air Force pilot is second lieutenant.

2. Noun Phrase
Enlisted positions above lance corporal, as well as commissioned positions above second lieutenant, are limited.

3. Noun Phrase
Officers start their careers at the rank of second lieutenant.

4. Noun Phrase
After your induction as a private, warrant officer or second lieutenant, you become automatically eligible.

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. second

adjective. ['ˈsɛkənd'] coming next after the first in position in space or time or degree or magnitude.

Synonyms

  • ordinal
  • 2nd

Antonyms

  • beseeching
  • slow
  • future

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

6. second

noun. ['ˈsɛkənd'] 1/60 of a minute; the basic unit of time adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites.

Synonyms

  • millisecond
  • minute
  • msec
  • sec
  • min
  • leap second
  • time unit
  • s

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • invalidate
  • negate
  • disprove

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

7. second

noun. ['ˈsɛkənd'] an indefinitely short time.

Synonyms

  • blink of an eye
  • bit
  • instant
  • split second
  • minute
  • mo
  • wink
  • moment
  • heartbeat
  • jiffy
  • trice
  • twinkling
  • time
  • flash

Antonyms

  • advance
  • front
  • fore
  • anterior

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

8. second

adverb. ['ˈsɛkənd'] in the second place.

Antonyms

  • big

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

9. second

noun. ['ˈsɛkənd'] the fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed near the second of the bases in the infield.

Synonyms

  • second base
  • position

Antonyms

  • careless
  • insignificance
  • inconsequence

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)

10. second

noun. ['ˈsɛkənd'] following the first in an ordering or series.

Synonyms

  • rank

Antonyms

  • forbid
  • disallow

Etymology

  • seconde (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secunda (Latin)
  • seconder (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • secundo (Latin)
  • secont (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • secundus (Latin)
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