Definition of serviceman in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsəːvɪsmən/

noun (plural servicemen)

1A man serving in the armed forces.
Example sentences
  • With the United States entering the war in 1941, American servicemen began to be posted to England.
  • The contributions of African American servicemen during the Second World War have long gone unheralded by history.
  • When Goody arrives, his gruff, dictatorial but tongue-in-cheek interplay with the young servicemen must be seen to be appreciated.
2A person providing maintenance on machinery, especially domestic machinery.
Example sentences
  • At the information stall, it was raised that the machine servicemen were still working.
  • Eighty-five-year-old pensioner Lex Morris took exception to his treatment by an electricity line maintenance serviceman, but is galled to find there is no way to stop him entering his Glanmire Road property.
  • His servicemen are all carefully trained by DeLaval engineers and accredited to a very high standard.

Words that rhyme with serviceman


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