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Lieut. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Let us help you, lieut'nant; now's your time, sir, while they're firing.

    Foes in Ambush Charles King
  • With this here again' me I'll never be a lieut in a thousand years.

    The Promise James B. Hendryx
  • "Hello, lieut," shouted the Maestro, with an irreverence that would have sent a shudder along the spine of a neutral witness.

    Caybigan James Hopper
  • The flat-boats and pontoons were placed under the command of lieut Oats.

  • lieut C. M. Bernal seems to have been military commandant in Kino's expedition, and he also describes the ruin in his report.

British Dictionary definitions for lieut


lieutenant Also Lt
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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Slang definitions & phrases for lieut



Lieutenant; looey, loot (1843+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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