Origin of lance sergeant
Words nearby lance sergeant
How to use lance 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.
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
Right over the stone marker, a long-shafted war-lance was carved—the blade pointing down.
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.
When the French generals reached the Austrian end they found a sergeant of engineers actually proceeding to fire the fuse.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison