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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sergeant at arms, serjeant-at-arms(noun)

    an officer (as of a legislature or court) who maintains order and executes commands

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sergeant at arms in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sergeant at arms in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of sergeant at arms in a Sentence

  1. Ilhan Omar:

    Since the President's tweet Friday evening, I have experienced an increase in direct threats on my life — many directly referencing or replying to the President's video, i thank the Capitol Police, the FBI, the House Sergeant at Arms, and the Speaker of the House for their attention to these threats.

  2. Steve Vladeck:

    In the old days, the contemnor risked being arrested by the sergeant-at-arms and hauled off to the Capitol jail, because we don't do that anymore, the downside is just political, not legal.

  3. Adam Schiff:

    I'm not sure the Chief Justice is fully aware of just how rare it is, how extraordinary it is, for the House members to be able to command the attention of senators sitting silently for hours, or even for minutes, for that matter, of course, it doesn't hurt that the morning starts out every day with the sergeant at arms warning you that, if you don't, you will be imprisoned.

Images & Illustrations of sergeant at arms

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Translations for sergeant at arms

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  • رقيب في الأسلحةArabic
  • ujierSpanish
  • گروهبان سلاحPersian
  • sergent d'armesFrench
  • जंग में सार्जेंटHindi
  • sergeant at armsItalian
  • Sierżant w ramionachPolish
  • sergent la armeRomanian
  • парламентский приставRussian
  • sergeant på armarSwedish
  • ஆயுத மணிக்கு சார்ஜென்ட்Tamil
  • kollarına çavuşTurkish
  • ہتھیاروں پرUrdu

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