cadet cadet  /kə ˈdɛt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a military trainee (as at a military academy)

Usage(s):

  1. A woman cadet works busily in her quarters, stopping to straighten her already drum-tight bunk.
  2. A cadet tennis-squad player who hurls his racquet in a match is off the team.
  3. Academy officials had learned, from one cadet's report, of wholesale cribbing for examinations.

News

  1. Camp Cadet offers look into life of law enforcement

    While maintenance issues grounded the Pennsylvania State Police Trooper Six helicopter from its flight to Allegheny College, local teens attending Camp Cadet still received quite a show from members of the state’s Special Emergency Response Team (SERT) at the campus soccer field Tuesday afternoon.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Meadville Tribune

  2. Cadet graduates from West Point

    MERIDIAN — WEST POINT, N.Y. – Cadet Kimberly M. Ford of Meridian has graduated from the U.S. Military Academy. Ford, a 2009 graduate of Meridian High School, concentrated her studies in psychology while at West Point.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Meridian Star

  3. Camp Cadet training starts today

    The day begins at 5:30 a.m. this week on the Allegheny College campus as Pennsylvania State Police Troop E Erie Camp Cadet program celebrates 40th anniversary.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Meadville Tribune

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Quotes

  1. "This bill should be named the Date Certain for Surrender Act," Mr. McCain said. "A second-year cadet at West Point could tell you that if you announce when the end will be, it'sa recipe for defeat."
    on Mar 27, 2007 By: John McCain Source: New York Times

  2. "From the time I started my racing career in cadet karts in 1994 right the way through to Formula Renault, Formula 3 and GP2, I have dedicated my life to achieving my goal of becoming a Formula One world champion," Hamilton said.
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: Lewis Hamilton Source: SI.com

  3. "Did I apprehend it (expulsion)? No. Did I have any indication? No. I have said in the academy as a gentleman cadet (that) when you are found unsuitable, you are withdrawn. So I reject the word expelled. But that is what they chose to use," said...
    on Aug 30, 2009 By: Jaswant Singh Source: Times of India

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