Lieutenant in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Lieutenant

an officer or deputy that acts as a substitute for a supervisor

Examples of Lieutenant in a sentence

The police leiutenant was responsible for running the entire jail in his boss’s absence.  🔊

As lieutenant, the military officer was to replace the regular troop supervisor whenever he wasn’t there to lead.  🔊

Before leaving his post, the correctional officer had to ask the warden or his deputy lieutenant for approval.  🔊

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