Definition of staff sergeant in English:

staff sergeant

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noun

  • 1A rank of non-commissioned officer in the army, above sergeant and below warrant officer.
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    • They spent two days at the factory in Wales where the house was built, says retired Army staff sergeant Adrian, 57.
    • He is retired infantry staff sergeant Donald Pringle, also known as Grandpa.
    • During the time I was at the Infantry center we learned to do every squad leader's job, every machine gunner's job and every staff sergeant's job as well, if not better, than our own.
  • 1.1A rank of non-commissioned officer in the US air force, above airman and below technical sergeant.
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    • This security forces staff sergeant from Elmendrof Air Force Base finds fraternity with Anchorage's brokers, truckers and teachers.
    • Now 25 years old, Robert is an Air Force staff sergeant.
    • She'd just met with Candace Campbell-Rhodenizer and her husband, Gene, a staff sergeant with the 732nd Air Mobility Squadron, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska.

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