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Meaning of "ex-serviceman" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF EX-SERVICEMAN

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF EX-SERVICEMAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ex-Serviceman is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES EX-SERVICEMAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ex-serviceman in the English dictionary

The definition of ex-serviceman in the dictionary is a man who has served in the army, navy, or air force.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE EX-SERVICEMAN

ex post facto
ex silentio
ex voto
ex works
ex-con
ex-directory
ex-husband
ex-libris
ex-president
ex-service
ex-servicemen
ex-servicewoman
ex-servicewomen
ex-wife
ex-works
Ex.
exabyte
exacerbate
exacerbation
exacerbescence

WORDS THAT END LIKE EX-SERVICEMAN

ambulanceman
Coleman
community policeman
defenceman
faceman
fireman
foreman
freeman
gentleman
iceman
military policeman
mounted policeman
national serviceman
placeman
policeman
serviceman
sleeping policeman
spaceman
surfaceman
traffic policeman

Synonyms and antonyms of ex-serviceman in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ex-serviceman» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF EX-SERVICEMAN

Find out the translation of ex-serviceman to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ex-serviceman from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ex-serviceman» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

退伍军人
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ex militar
570 millions of speakers

English

ex-serviceman
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

भूतपूर्व सैनिक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جندي سابق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

экс- военнослужащий
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ex -militar
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সাবেক চাকর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ancien combattant
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bekas tentera
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ex- Soldat
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

退役軍人
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

전직 군인
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ex-serviceman
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cựu người phục dịch
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முன்னாள் இராணுவத்தினர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

माजी सैनिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

emekli asker
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ex militare
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ex - serwisant
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

екс - військовослужбовець
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ex - militar
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

πρώην μέλος των ενόπλων δυνάμεων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Oudgediende
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ex - serviceman
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ex - servicemann
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ex-serviceman

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «EX-SERVICEMAN»

The term «ex-serviceman» is regularly used and occupies the 85.444 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «EX-SERVICEMAN» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ex-serviceman» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ex-serviceman» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ex-serviceman

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «EX-SERVICEMAN»

Discover the use of ex-serviceman in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ex-serviceman and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Botswana, 1939-1945: An African Country at War
Jester Malomo, Moroka, 26/4/95 Selehatso Masimega, ex-serviceman (HCTC) and former Bakwena Trihal Secretary, Molepolole, 10/10/94 and thereafter, Eng. Virginia Masimega, wife of ex-serviceman, Molepolole, 2/ 1 1 /94 Peter Masole, ...
Ashley Jackson, 1999
2
Re-settlement of Ex-servicemen in India: Problems, Patterns, ...
To and fro journey for an ex-serviceman of the southern and western districts of Haryana is possible if one gets a job in Delhi. Delhi has immense opportunities for the ex-servicemen, innumerable Central Government Offices are situated there, ...
Satyendra Kishore, 1991
3
The Code of Federal Regulations of the United States of America
Each such application shall be dated and shall indicate the name and post office address of the applicant, a statement as to whether the applicant is an ex- serviceman as defined in section 8 of the act and the date on which the applicant  ...
4
Keeping Faith
But despite the constraints all were helped, regardless of whether or not they were members of the Legion — and some 85 per cent of beneficiaries were outside the organization.64 Some of the cases were harrowing: an ex— serviceman of ...
Brian Harding, 1990
5
Kenya National Assembly Official Record (Hansard)
(a) The ex-serviceman, Senior Private Moses Kiyier was charged under Section 68 of the Armed Forces Act for an offence of stealing 220 litres of diesel worth Kshs14,806.00. During the trial, the ex-serviceman admitted that he had actually  ...
6
Disabled Veterans in History
Instead a given ex-serviceman had to acquire ‹rst a certi‹cate from his captain, listing the soldier's injuries and service record. This certi‹cate had to be countersigned by the muster master general in London to prevent counterfeiting. Thus the ...
David A. Gerber, 2012
7
Decentralisation in India: Critical Issues from the Field
under 'natham' classification an extent of three and a half acres of land had been allotted to an ex-serviceman in the year 1942. The concerned beneficiary, instead of holding the land himself, let it out to a third party, which was a violation of ...
Ganapathy Palanithurai, 2009
8
Bachiesichang Dictionary of English Errors
We understand he is an ex-serviceman. Note: Use 'an' and not 'a' before words starting with a vowel as in: an English teacher (not 'a' English teacher), an ex- serviceman, (not a ex-serviceman) 8 I took a HFC Loan. I took an HFC Loan.
King Sulleyman D. Bachiesichang, 2013
9
The Lion and the Poppy: British Veterans, Politics, and ...
B This hardening of attitude combined with the tension of distributing limited funds brought a logical extension to the idea of the deserving ex-serviceman. By 1924, the Legion was dispensing a large amount of money in relief to over 400,000 ...
Niall Barr, 2005
10
Central Police Organisations
The association provides one time grant on extreme compassionate ground, natural calamities grant, funeral grant, grant for marriage of one daughter of the deceased ex-serviceman, reimbursement of expanses for medical treatment, denture ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «EX-SERVICEMAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ex-serviceman is used in the context of the following news items.
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West Lothian veteran wins bronze at Warrior Games - Daily Record
An ex-serviceman from Broxburn who survived a suicide bomb blast has clinched a bronze medal at the Warrior Games in America. «Scottish Daily Record, Jul 15»
2
Thanks Mr Green (From Daily Echo)
... (letters 20 June) decided to have a dig at me in these columns was in January, (Difference of opinion on closure of Ex-Serviceman's Club!). «Daily Echo, Jul 15»
3
Good news on one rank one pension soon: Manohar Parrikar
... rights is affecting the morale of the defence forces,” said Ram Kumar, general secretary, National Ex-Serviceman Co-ordination Committee. «Hindustan Times, Jul 15»
4
Nazi flags at bonfire 'shameful' – Robinson
Myself, as an ex-serviceman and knowing what Nazism is, we moved into action straight away. Local Alliance MLA Stewart Dickson (pictured) ... «U.TV, Jul 15»
5
Magnificent lawyers in flying machines
No LawCare, in those days, and Meyler was far from the only ex-serviceman to choose that way out. In his haunting poem about a Great War ... «Law Gazette, Jul 15»
6
Why do employers discriminate against former servicemen?
The life of the ex-serviceman isn't easy. For a start, civilian life is clearly different from the 'do-or-die' scenarios you can face as part of the ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Jul 15»
7
Blind army veteran praises charity for support
If you are a vision impaired ex-serviceman or woman, or care for someone who is, log on to www.noonealone.org.uk or ring 0800 389 7979 for ... «Shields Gazette, Jul 15»
8
Former soldier from Ashford takes gold in para-powerlifting …
Sport has played a big part in the ex-serviceman's recovery, and he has been supported in his rehabilitation by charity Help for Heroes' Sports ... «Kent News, Jul 15»
9
Double amputee Lincolnshire powerlifter Micky Yule wins silver medal
Comments (2). A wounded ex-serviceman from Lincolnshire has won a silver medal at a British Para-Powerlifting Championships. Micky Yule ... «Lincolnshire Echo, Jul 15»
10
Ex-airman calls for Newport's RAF veterans to get in touch
John said he was "disappointed" that there were no events organised in Newport for Armed Forces Day, although the proud ex-serviceman ... «South Wales Argus, Jul 15»

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