Definitions for cadetship
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a student in a national service academy or private military school or on a training ship.
a student in training for service as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army, Air Force, or Coast Guard.
a trainee in a business or profession.
a younger son or brother.
the youngest son.
Slang. a pimp.
Category: Status (usage)
Origin of cadet:
1600–10; < F < Gascon capdet chief, captain (referring to the younger sons of noble families)
the position of cadet
The position, rank, or commission of cadet.
the position, rank, or commission of a cadet; as, to get a cadetship