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Definition of "enlisted man" [enlisted man]

  • A male member of the armed forces who ranks below a commissioned officer or warrant officer. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "enlisted man" in a sentence
  • "Every couple of days they would fill up, and whichever enlisted man was in least favor would be assigned shit-burning detail."
  • "A note on the translation suggests Kuromoti might be the nom de plume of an enlisted man aboard the Abukuma."
  • "Sherman Locke was a two-star general in the air force, an enlisted man who had worked his way up through Officer Candidate School."