warrant officer


warrant officer
Synonyms and related words:
NCO, acting corporal, acting sergeant, admiral, captain, centurion, chief petty officer, chief warrant officer, color sergeant, commander, commodore, corporal, ensign, first sergeant, fleet admiral, havildar, lance corporal, lance sergeant, lieutenant, lieutenant commander, lieutenant junior grade, master sergeant, mess sergeant, naik, naval officer, navarch, noncom, noncommissioned officer, petty officer, platoon sergeant, rear admiral, sarge, sergeant, sergeant first class, sergeant major, skipper, staff sergeant, technical sergeant, top sergeant, topkick, vice admiral

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  • Warrant Officer — (WO; engl., ermächtigte Vorgesetzte) ist eine militärische Dienststellung in angloamerikanischen Streitkräften. Der Warrant Officer steht in einem besonderen Vorgesetztenverhältnis, das eine Zwitterstellung zwischen den Laufbahnen der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Warrant officer — Warrant War rant, n. [OE. warant, OF. warant a warrant, a defender, protector, F. garant, originally a p. pr. pf German origin, fr. OHG. wer[=e]n to grant, warrant, G. gew[ a]hren; akin to OFries. wera. Cf. {Guarantee}.] [1913 Webster] 1. That… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • warrant officer — warrant officers N COUNT A warrant officer is a person in the army, the air force, or the marines who is above the rank of sergeant and below the rank of lieutenant. In the United States Navy, a warrant officer is above the rank of petty officer… …   English dictionary

  • warrant officer — n. an officer of the U.S. armed forces ranking above a noncommissioned officer but below a commissioned officer and holding office on a warrant instead of a commission …   English World dictionary

  • warrant officer — ► NOUN ▪ a rank of officer in the army, RAF, or US navy, below the commissioned officers and above the NCOs …   English terms dictionary

  • warrant officer — warrant .officer n a middle rank in the army, air force, or US Navy …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • warrant officer — warrant ,officer noun count a person with a middle rank in the military …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Warrant Officer — A Warrant Officer (WO) is a member of a military organization holding one of a specific group of ranks. In most countries they are effectively senior non commissioned officers, although technically in a class of their own between NCOs and… …   Wikipedia

  • Warrant officer — W/O redirects here. W/O may also refer to Write off. Common anglophone military ranks Navies Armies Air forces Officers Admiral of the fleet Marshal / …   Wikipedia

  • warrant officer — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms warrant officer : singular warrant officer plural warrant officers a person with a middle rank in the armed forces …   English dictionary