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1. major-league_club

noun. a team that plays in a major league.

Synonyms

  • major-league team
  • major leaguer
  • majors
  • major league
  • big leaguer
  • big league
  • team

Antonyms

  • offense
  • defense
  • defence

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Words that Rhyme with Sergeant Major

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  • pager
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Example sentences of the word sergeant-major


1. Noun Phrase
The highest-ranking NCO is the sergeant major of the army.

2. Noun Phrase
The highest pay goes to grade E-9, sergeant major, for over 38 years of service.

3. Noun Phrase
The lowest ranking commissioned officer, second lieutenant, technically out-ranks the highest ranking noncommissioned officer, sergeant major.

4. Noun Phrase
A 20-year sergeant major in the Army National Guard earns $756 monthly.

2. major-general

noun. a general officer ranking above a brigadier general and below a lieutenant general.

3. 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))

4. 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))

5. sergeant

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

Synonyms

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

Etymology

  • sergeant (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. major

adjective. ['ˈmeɪdʒɝ'] of greater importance or stature or rank.

Synonyms

  • star
  • stellar
  • prima
  • starring

Antonyms

  • insubordinate
  • unaffected
  • unrestraint
  • indiscipline

Etymology

  • major (French)
  • major (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maior (Latin)

7. major

adjective. ['ˈmeɪdʒɝ'] greater in number or size or amount.

Synonyms

  • bulk
  • majority

Antonyms

  • minority
  • noncitizen
  • unsusceptible

Etymology

  • major (French)
  • major (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maior (Latin)

8. major

noun. ['ˈmeɪdʒɝ'] a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain.

Antonyms

  • break

Etymology

  • major (French)
  • major (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maior (Latin)

9. major

verb. ['ˈmeɪdʒɝ'] have as one's principal field of study.

Antonyms

  • badness

Etymology

  • major (French)
  • major (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maior (Latin)

10. major

noun. ['ˈmeɪdʒɝ'] the principal field of study of a student at a university.

Synonyms

  • bailiwick
  • field
  • subject
  • field of study
  • study
  • discipline
  • subject field

Antonyms

  • down
  • inferior
  • lack
  • worsen

Etymology

  • major (French)
  • major (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maior (Latin)
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