draftee draftee  /d ˈræf ˈti/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who is drafted into military service

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. As a draftee in Singapore's citizen army three years ago, Muhamad Azmi was poised to join the bulwark that defends the Lion City.
  2. Charles Moskos --Professor of sociology at Northwestern University and a former draftee.
  3. Professor of sociology at Northwestern University and a former draftee Our country is facing new kinds of threats and needs a new kind of draft.

News

  1. Flames acquire prospect Knight from Florida

    Former North Dakota standout was a 2009 Panthers draftee.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk

  2. Highlanders celebrate state title with The Woodlands community

    THE WOODLANDS – A young boy approached The Woodlands pitcher Carter Hope at Tuesday’s pep rally celebrating the Highlanders’ state championship season, wanting the Major League Baseball draftee to aut
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Woodlands Villager

Quotes

  1. "With Outlaw and (draftee) Damion James we feel we have gained some ground at that position," Johnson said.
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Avery Johnson Source: New York Post (blog)

  2. "Being a low-round draftee, he may have a chip on his shoulder," Baker said. "He hustles and plays hard."
    on May 3, 2010 By: Dusty Baker Source: Cincinnati.com (blog)

  3. "He just plays it the right way and (plays) contested footy," Harley said. "He's very confident, without a hint of arrogance - a model draftee."
    on Sep 17, 2008 By: Tom Harley Source: The Age

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