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See also: Cadet
- (Received Pronunciation, General American) IPA(key): /kəˈdɛt/
Audio (AU) (file)
- Rhymes: -ɛt
- Hyphenation: ca‧det
cadet (plural cadets)
- A student at a military school who is training to be an officer.
- (chiefly history) A younger or youngest son, who would not inherit as a firstborn son would.
- (in compounds, chiefly in genealogy) Junior. (See also the heraldic term cadency.)
- a cadet branch of the family
- (archaic, US, slang) A young man who makes a business of ruining girls to put them in brothels.
- (New Zealand, historical) A young gentleman learning sheep farming at a station; also, any young man attached to a sheep station.
- (Australia) A participant in a cadetship.
a student at a military school who is training to be an officer
- (family) youngest
- le fils cadet ― the youngest son
cadet m (plural cadets)
- → Czech: kadet
- → English: cadet
- → Dutch: kadee, kadet
- → German: Kadett
- → Finnish: kadetti
- → Indonesian: kadet
- → Italian: cadetto
- → Polish: kadet
- → Portuguese: cadete
- → Russian: кадет (kadet)
- → English: Kadet
- → Scots: caddie
- → Spanish: cadete
- “cadet”, in Trésor de la langue française informatisé [Digitized Treasury of the French Language], 2012.
cadet m (plural cadeți)