noun Chiefly British.
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Example sentences from the Web for serjeant
The great question now was whether they could approach the widow and her daughter otherwise than through Serjeant Bluestone.Lady Anna|Anthony Trollope
Tom said it was a double-shame, and threw a host of hard words upon Mr. Serjeant Stillingfar.
The office of marshal in the high court is represented in this court by a serjeant, who also bears a silver oar.
Serjeant Hoskins:—Serviens ad legem; quaere, if a knight.Brief Lives (Vol. 1 of 2)|John Aubrey
The Serjeant lived in Russell Square, in one of its handsomest houses.