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A lieutenant is a junior commissioned officer in many nations' armed forces, fire service or police. The meaning of lieutenant differs in different military formations  ...

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Lieutenant is a commissioned officer rank in many nations' navies. It is typically ...

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Lieutenant definition, first lieutenant. See more. ... U.S. Navy. a commissioned officer ranking between lieutenant junior grade and lieutenant commander. 3.

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1a : an official empowered to act for a higher official The king's lieutenant handled the problem.b : an aide or representative of another in the performance of duty ...

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Mar 9, 2017 ... Company grade officer, the lowest rank of commissioned officer in most armies of the world. The lieutenant normally commands a small tactical ...

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It is possible that when the English heard the French pronounce the compound word lieutenant, they perceived a slurring which they heard as a "v" or "f" sound ...

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A lieutenant is a commissioned officer in the armed forces or the police who can take command if her higher-ups aren't around.

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In the normal British pronunciation of lieutenant the first syllable sounds like lef-. In the standard US pronunciation the first syllable, in contrast, rhymes with do.

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lieutenant meaning, definition, what is lieutenant: (the title of) an officer of middle rank in the armed forces: . Learn more.

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The rank of lieutenant corresponds to pay grade O-3 in the US Navy, Coast Guard, Public Health Service, and National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration.