Definitions for cadetship

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a student in a national service academy or private military school or on a training ship.

    Category: Military

  2. a student in training for service as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Army, Air Force, or Coast Guard.

    Category: Military

  3. a trainee in a business or profession.

    Category: Education

  4. a younger son or brother.

  5. the youngest son.

  6. Slang. a pimp.

    Category: Status (usage)

Origin of cadet:

1600–10; < F < Gascon capdet chief, captain (referring to the younger sons of noble families)


Princeton's WordNet

  1. cadetship(noun)

    the position of cadet


  1. cadetship(Noun)

    The position, rank, or commission of cadet.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cadetship(noun)

    the position, rank, or commission of a cadet; as, to get a cadetship


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