Origin of gunnery sergeant
Words nearby gunnery sergeant
How to use gunnery sergeant in a sentence
“Stay in formation,” a sergeant from the ceremonial unit said over a public address system to the cops along the street.
Prince may have pranced around like a carefree libertine onstage, but in rehearsal he was more drill sergeant than sprite.Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From the History of ‘Purple Rain’|Jennie Yabroff|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
While the desk sergeant ran a background check, he was roughed up by another officer in the lock-up.
As I forced my exhausted body to exercise, I yelled at my legs like a drill sergeant, demanding five more minutes or one more set.
A squad soon arrived to take him away, and I saw the sergeant punch him in the face even though he went quietly.
The tailor of the fairy tale with his "seven at a blow" is not in it with the gunnery Lieutenant of a battleship.
Their gunnery won't run to it—was never meant to run to it—and with five going aeroplanes we can't do the spotting.
Napoleon landed at Elba at an early hour in disguise, with a sergeant's company of marines.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
Fixing bayonets and leaving the sergeant dead in the doorway, they charged again into the mass of the enemy.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
He turned his arm so that we could see the ripped stitching where his sergeant's stripes had been cut away.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair