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lieutenant /luˈtɛnənt/ Brit /lɛfˈtɛnənt/ noun
plural lieutenants
lieutenant
/luˈtɛnənt/ Brit /lɛfˈtɛnənt/
noun
plural lieutenants
Learner's definition of LIEUTENANT
[count]
: an officer in the army, navy, or air force with a fairly low rank
abbreviation Lt. see also first lieutenant, second lieutenant
US : an officer in a fire or police department who has a rank below a captain
: an assistant to another, more powerful person : a person who represents and works for someone else
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