What does the word sergeant mean?

Usage examples for sergeant

  1. So, out of this nightmare of a face, the one beautiful eye of Sergeant Marigold was bent on me, as he delivered his message. – The Red Planet by William J. Locke
  2. Even Sergeant Smith, who could not understand a word of what was being said, knew it. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  3. Second Sergeant, John Kerney. – American Prisoners of the Revolution by Danske Dandridge