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Definition 1: an officer in a police force - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for lieutenant in the sense of this definition

(lieutenant is a kind of ...) an officer of the law

Definition 2: a commissioned military officer - [noun denoting person]

(lieutenant is a kind of ...) a commissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marine Corps

(... is a kind of lieutenant ) a commissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marines ranking above a 2nd lieutenant and below a captain

(... is a kind of lieutenant ) a commissioned officer in the Army or Air Force or Marine Corps holding the lowest rank

(... is a kind of lieutenant ) an officer ranking next below a lieutenant

(lieutenant belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

Definition 3: an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for lieutenant in the sense of this definition

(lieutenant is a kind of ...) a person who contributes to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose

"my invaluable assistant" "they hired additional help to finish the work"

(... is a kind of lieutenant ) someone who relieves a commander

(... is a kind of lieutenant ) (Roman Catholic Church) an administrative deputy who assists a bishop

(... is a kind of lieutenant ) a regent's deputy

Definition 4: an officer holding a commissioned rank in the United States Navy or the United States Coast Guard; below lieutenant commander and above lieutenant junior grade - [noun denoting person]

(lieutenant is a kind of ...) a commissioned officer in the navy

(lieutenant belongs to category ...) the military forces of a nation

"their military is the largest in the region" "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"

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