sarge


sarge
noun Etymology: by shortening & alteration Date: 1867 sergeant

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  • Sarge — Sarge, 1) (Sargette), so v.w. Sarsche; 2) Fisch, so v.w. Sargus 1) …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • sarge — [saʀʒ] n. m. ÉTYM. 1876; sargie, 1740, Réaumur; étym. obscure. ❖ ♦ Mouche (Brachycères) d aspect brillant, métallique, dont la larve vit dans les déchets (n. sc. : sargus) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sarge — [sa:dʒ US sa:rdʒ] n [singular] spoken [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: sergeant] ↑sergeant …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sarge — [ sardʒ ] noun SPOKEN used for talking to or about a SERGEANT in the military …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sarge — representing the pronunciation of the familiar shortening of SERGEANT (Cf. sergeant), by 1867 …   Etymology dictionary

  • Sarge — SARGE, SERGE A coarse, woollen cloth known as early as the 12th century, a finer quality being called say. It was much used during the Middle Ages for all portions of attire by the poorer classes, and in the piece for the decoration of houses …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • sarge — ► NOUN informal ▪ sergeant …   English terms dictionary

  • sarge — ☆ sarge [särj ] n. [Informal] short for SERGEANT …   English World dictionary


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