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Definition 1: a law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in carrying out the judgments of a court of law - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for marshall in the sense of this definition

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

(... is a kind of marshall ) a person trained by the government in hijacking and terrorist tactics who (for security reasons) is a passenger aboard an airline flight

(... is an instance of marshall) frontier marshal whose adventures have become legendary (1837-1876)

Definition 2: (in some countries) a military officer of highest rank - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for marshall in the sense of this definition

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

(... is a kind of marshall ) an officer holding the highest rank in the army

(... is an instance of marshall) British marshal of the RAF who commanded the British air defense forces that defeated the Luftwaffe during the Battle of Britain (1882-1970)

(... is an instance of marshall) British marshal of the Royal Air Force; during World War II he directed mass bombing raids against German cities that resulted in heavy civilian casualties (1892-1984)

(... is an instance of marshall) French marshal in the Napoleonic Wars (1769-1815)

(... is an instance of marshall) a French marshal who distinguished himself in the War of the Austrian Succession (1696-1750)

(marshall 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: United States jurist; as chief justice of the Supreme Court he established the principles of United States constitutional law (1755-1835) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for marshall in the sense of this definition

(marshall is an instance of ...) the judge who presides over a supreme court

(marshall is an instance of ...) a legal scholar versed in civil law or the law of nations

Definition 4: United States general and statesman who as Secretary of State organized the European Recovery Program (1880-1959) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for marshall in the sense of this definition

(marshall is an instance of ...) a general officer of the highest rank

(marshall is an instance of ...) a man who is a respected leader in national or international affairs

Definition 5: United States actor (1914-1998) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for marshall in the sense of this definition

(marshall is an instance of ...) a theatrical performer

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