Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as sergeantship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Same as sergeancy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Alternative form of sergeancy.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • He went into one of the New Mexican troops, and by his high qualities and zealous attention to duty speedily rose to a sergeantcy, and finally won his lieutenancy for gallantry in action.

    The Rough Riders

  • Mal took an honorable discharge, brought Celeste and Stefan to America, returned to his LAPD sergeantcy and divorced Laura.

    The Big Nowhere

  • "It may be worth mentioning," says Roosevelt, "that he kept on saving life after he was given his sergeantcy."

    Theodore Roosevelt and His Times

  • It may be worth mentioning that he kept on saving life after he was given his sergeantcy.

    VI. The New York Police

  • It may be worth mentioning that he kept on saving life after he was given his sergeantcy.

    An Autobiography

  • By the police he was earnestly desired as the most dangerous murderer at large in all the north, and the lucky man who captured him, dead or alive, was sure of a sergeantcy.

    The Golden Snare

  • Philip was not thinking of the sergeantcy as he kept steadily along the edge of the Barren.

    The Golden Snare

  • He went into one of the New Mexican troops, and by his high qualities and zealous attention to duty speedily rose to a sergeantcy, and finally won his lieutenancy for gallantry in action.

    II. To Cuba

  • He went into one of the New Mexican troops, and by his high qualities and zealous attention to duty speedily rose to a sergeantcy, and finally won his lieutenancy for gallantry in action.

    The Rough Riders

  • It may be worth mentioning that he kept on saving life after he was given his sergeantcy.

    Theodore Roosevelt; an Autobiography

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