Definition of "serviceman" [serviceman]

  • A man who is a member of the armed forces. (noun)
  • A man whose work is the maintenance and repair of equipment. (noun)

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Use "serviceman" in a sentence
  • "II; one serviceman from the Persian Gulf War and one, Sgt. Matt Maupin of Ohio, who is still missing from the current war in Iraq."
  • "The SOFA demands that every last U.S. serviceman is on a plane by December 31, 2011."
  • "I don ` t believe a serviceman is contributing less."