second lieutenant

noun U.S. Military.
an Army, Air force, or Marine officer of the lowest commissioned rank. Compare ensign ( def 4 ).

1695–1705 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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World English Dictionary
second lieutenant
an officer holding the lowest commissioned rank in the armed forces of certain nations

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Example sentences
Immaculate in his pressed ceremonial dress, he looked every inch a second lieutenant.
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