Definition of warrant officer in English:

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warrant officer


An officer in the US armed forces ranking below the commissioned officers and above the noncommissioned officers.
Example sentences
  • All officers, from warrant officer 1 to lieutenant general, should use the form.
  • Anderson later served as a warrant officer and commissioned officer in the Army Reserve.
  • Also included is information on the prerequisites needed to become a warrant officer, along with an application packet for any warrant officer candidates a current warrant officer comes in contact with.

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Syllabification: war·rant of·fi·cer

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