ex-serviceman

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ex-serviceman

n, pl -men
(Military) a man who has served in the army, navy, or air force

ex-serviceman

veteran
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.ex-serviceman - a person who has served in the armed forcesex-serviceman - a person who has served in the armed forces
American Legion - the largest organization of United States war veterans
Veterans of Foreign Wars, VFW - an organization of United States war veterans
Legionnaire - a member of the American Legion
military man, serviceman, man, military personnel - someone who serves in the armed forces; a member of a military force; "two men stood sentry duty"
Translations

ex-serviceman

[ˈeksˈsɜːvɪsmən] N (ex-servicemen (pl)) → militar m retirado, ex militar m

ex-serviceman

n pl <-men> → Exsoldat m, → Veteran m

ex-serviceman

[ˌɛksˈsɜːvɪsmən] n (Brit) → ex combattente m
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Help For Heroes provides support for ex-servicemen and ex-servicewomen.
The Army Equitation School, Defence Forces Medical Corps, an Garda Siochana, UN veterans and ex-servicemen and ex-servicewomen joined the procession.
Four veteran ex-servicewomen were left shocked but delighted after a mystery benefactor paid their bill as they enjoyed Sunday lunch following a Trafalgar anniversary church service.
THE actions of those greedy, pregnant ex-servicewomen, with their compensation claims, are comparable to a soldier shooting themselves in the foot to avoid duty.