[kad-ree-muh n, -man, kah-drey-]See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun, plural ca·dre·men [kad-ree-muh n, -men, kah-drey-] /ˈkæd ri mən, -ˌmɛn, ˈkɑ dreɪ-/.
- an officer or enlisted person in a military cadre.
- a member of a political cadre.
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018