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Synonyms for cadet

a military trainee (as at a military academy)

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Though of more than average height, he was handsome and agile, and he would have been an altogether exemplary cadet had it not been for his quick temper.
He was a beardless young fellow, a cadet, evidently, of some great oligarch family.
I had indeed, my dear,' said Mrs Nickleby; 'not including your poor papa, or a young gentleman who used to go, at that time, to the same dancing school, and who WOULD send gold watches and bracelets to our house in gilt-edged paper, (which were always returned,) and who afterwards unfortunately went out to Botany Bay in a cadet ship--a convict ship I mean--and escaped into a bush and killed sheep, (I don't know how they got there,) and was going to be hung, only he accidentally choked himself, and the government pardoned him.
You dragged me home from a public school before I could even join my cadet corps.
I wasn't long in the artillery; I'm a cadet retired," he said, and he began to explain how he had failed in his examination.
Andrew Coombe, Lord-Lieutenant for South Yorkshire, appointed him as a Lord Lieutenant Cadet, an ambassador for the cadets, in front of local dignitaries and his family.
As the leaves begin to change and a cool nip is in the air, veterans flanked by Canada's sea, army and air cadets are out and about, remembering the sacrifices of all Canadians who have served.
NORTHUMBRIA Police Cadets represented the force at the National Police Memorial Day Service in Edinburgh.
NORTHUMBRIA police cadets have been praised for their work supporting this year's Great North Run.
Club name: Redcar Sea Cadets, Training Ship Zetland - named after a Type II Royal Navy Destroyer.
KOHAT -- Corps Commander Lieutenant General Hidayat Ur Rehman has stressed upon cadets to devote all their energies to education to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
PESHAWAR -- Corps Commander Lieutenant General Hidayat Ur Rehman has stressed upon cadets to devote all their energies to education to meet the challenges of 21st century.
Matthew Denny, Tom Day, Katie Duncan, Sy Toure and Jan Koper received their can, Sy Toure and Jan Koper received their certi[euro]cates from Midlands Today present certi[euro]cates from Midlands Today presenter, Hon Col Michael Collie, on Sunday, er, Hon Col Michael Collie, on Sunday, along with 40 other cadets.
FEMALE cadets from 2348 Maghull Squadron have recently won first place in a regional five-a-side football competition.
A LOCAL Air Cadet Squadron is getting ready to welcome new recruits this week - the 495 (Sutton Coldfield) Squadron of the RAF Air Cadets will be opening its doors tomorrow as they host an open evening.