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lieutenant British & World English

A deputy or substitute acting for a superior

lieutenant English Thesaurus

he began his criminal career as the lieutenant of a notorious mob boss

flag lieutenant British & World English

A lieutenant acting as an admiral’s aide-de-camp

Lord Lieutenant British & World English

(In the UK) the chief executive authority and head of magistrates in each county

sub lieutenant British & World English

A rank of officer in the Royal Navy, above midshipman and below lieutenant

sub lieutenant New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

(two words, capital as title; abbreviation Sub-Lt)

Deputy Lieutenant British & World English

(In the UK) the deputy of the Lord Lieutenant of a county

first lieutenant British & World English

A naval officer with executive responsibility for a ship or other command

flight lieutenant British & World English

A rank of officer in the RAF, above flying officer and below squadron leader

lieutenant colonel British & World English

A rank of officer in the army and the US air force, above major and below colonel

lieutenant general British & World English

A high rank of officer in the army, above major general and below general

second lieutenant British & World English

A rank of officer in the army and the US air force, above warrant officer or chief warrant officer and below lieutenant or first lieutenant

lieutenant commander British & World English

A rank of officer in the navy, above lieutenant and below commander

lieutenant governor British & World English

The acting or deputy governor of a state or province, under a governor or Governor General

lieutenant junior grade British & World English

A commissioned officer in the US Navy or Coast Guard ranking above ensign and below lieutenant

Lieutenant of the Tower British & World English

(In the UK) the acting commandant of the Tower of London