sergeant of arms vs sergeant at arms : Common Errors in English

About sergeant of arms vs sergeant at arms

The officer charged with maintaining order in a meeting is the “sergeant at arms,” not “of arms.”

sergeant at arms Meaning(s)

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

sergeant at arms in News

  • Berea Rotary Club to install new officers

    The incoming president is Matt Lombardi with other new officers, Linda Kramer, president-elect; Tom O’Donnell, vice president; JoAnn Solnick, secretary; Bob Hammer, treasurer and Jeremy Rexroad, sergeant at arms.
    on June 16, 2013 Source: The News Sun

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