Synonyms

1. serjeant-at-arms

noun. an officer (as of a legislature or court) who maintains order and executes commands.

Synonyms

  • sergeant at arms
  • officer

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Rhymes with Sergeant At Arms

  • forearms
  • alarms
  • alarm's
  • harms
  • harm's
  • harmes
  • garms
  • farms'
  • farms
  • farm's
  • charms
  • arm's
  • armes

2. bachelor-at-arms

noun. a knight of the lowest order; could display only a pennon.

Synonyms

  • knight bachelor
  • knight

Antonyms

  • female aristocrat

3. gentleman-at-arms

noun. one of 40 gentlemen who attend the British sovereign on state occasions.

4. sergeant-at-law

noun. an English barrister of the highest rank.

Synonyms

  • barrister
  • serjeant-at-law
  • sergeant

5. master-at-arms

noun. the senior petty officer; responsible for discipline aboard ship.

Synonyms

  • PO
  • petty officer

6. man-at-arms

noun. a heavily armed and mounted soldier in medieval times.

7. sergeant

noun. ['ˈsɑːrdʒənt'] any of several noncommissioned officer ranks in the Army or Air Force or Marines ranking above a corporal.

Synonyms

  • gunnery sergeant
  • color sergeant
  • staff sergeant
  • enlisted officer
  • recruiting-sergeant
  • senior master sergeant
  • master sergeant
  • technical sergeant
  • command sergeant major
  • sergeant major
  • noncom
  • SMSgt
  • sergeant first class
  • noncommissioned officer

Etymology

  • sergeant (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. sergeant

noun. ['ˈsɑːrdʒənt'] a lawman with the rank of sergeant.

Synonyms

  • desk sergeant
  • deskman
  • station keeper
  • police sergeant
  • peace officer
  • law officer
  • buck sergeant

Etymology

  • sergeant (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. sergeant

noun. ['ˈsɑːrdʒənt'] an English barrister of the highest rank.

Synonyms

  • barrister
  • serjeant-at-law
  • sergeant-at-law

Etymology

  • sergeant (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. arms

noun. ['ˈɑːrmz'] weapons considered collectively.

Synonyms

  • gunnery
  • armament
  • munition
  • defense system
  • weaponry
  • ammunition
  • instrumentation
  • bomb
  • implements of war
  • arm
  • defence system
  • naval weaponry
  • ammo
  • instrumentality
  • weapon system
  • hardware
  • weapon

Antonyms

  • defend
  • pass
  • disarm
  • uselessness

Sentences with sergeant-at-arms


1. Noun Phrase
You need to nominate and vote on an executive committee, which consists of a commander, a vice-commander, an adjutant, a treasurer, a post historian, a post chaplain and a sergeant at arms.

2. Noun Phrase
The sergeant at arms is responsible for determining which members are up to date on their membership cards, and therefore, who is allowed to vote at meetings and who is not.

3. Noun Phrase
As an organization leader for religious orders or secret societies, the person serves as an honorary meeting chairperson, master of ceremony or sergeant at arms.

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