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plebe

 (plēb)
n.
A first-year student at the US Military Academy or the US Naval Academy.

[Probably short for plebeian.]

plebe

(pliːb)
n
(Military) informal a member of the lowest class at the US Naval Academy or Military Academy; freshman
[C19: shortened from plebeian]

plebe

(plib)

n.
(at the U.S. Military and Naval academies) a member of the freshman class.
[1605–15; short for plebeian]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plebe - a military trainee (as at a military academy)plebe - a military trainee (as at a military academy)
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
midshipman - a temporary rank held by young naval officers in training
trainee - someone who is being trained
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Ahora no era la plebe que se amotinaba y que, en desorden, se expresaba violentamente; era el pueblo unido en torno a una figura y un sentimiento de lealtad, frente a un enemigo que amenazaba la integridad del reino.
Gray Davis says reciting the plebe in school is voluntary, but denying students a chance is wrong.
Ma un senso demarcante ha in questo caso l'ambiente che viene descritto: qui il protagonista e immerso nella sua reale esistenza di uomo sociale, cosi il quadro che ci delinea del mondo contemporaneo assurge alla funzione di cronaca virtuale: "Perche oggi la plebe non esiste, non deve esistere mai piu, almeno nel nostro mondo occidentale.
Turner also asked, as in several other letters, for Johnston to "give my love to the plebe Gardiner.
My ideas of smoking prestige camelater when I became a plebe at the U.
The 1,310 cadets of the incoming Plebe class of the United States Military Academy at West Point are being provided with Dell laptops, flat panel monitors and other accessories.
The ceremonies included early recognition of plebe Class 2021.
A success since first putting on a pair of gloves as a Plebe (freshman) while attending West Point, Melson won various tournaments as an amateur prior to capturing the WBC-USNBC crown with a career-best performance against Mike Ruiz in May.
Piensese en la parafernalia: un monarca, rodeado de su sequito, acude al encuentro con la plebe que lo ovaciona, lo idolatra y participa gustosa de la exaltacion apoteosica de su principe, especialmente si con su determinacion ha ganado la guerra, ha enaltecido el nombre de su pueblo, brindandole orgullo a la identidad colectiva que el personifica.
Pour les seigneurs Je ne merite que la mort Mon faute impardonnable Mon delit intolerable Mon crime ignoble Qui irrite tant les notables Les maitres et les notaires Les paroissiens et les pasteurs Les nonnes et les soeurs La plebe et les seigneurs C'est d'etre une femme libre Insoumise et refractaire Belle et debonnaire Rebelle et aventuriere Audacieuse et temeraire Je ne suis guere une sorciere Mais j'ai ose dire non Aux puissants tyrans
who was then a plebe in the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
Tout au long du regne, le consensus permit de justifier les mesures prises parce qu'il impliquait l'accord unanime des classes et des groupes qui composaient la societe romaine, c'est-a-dire l'armee, l'ordre senatorial et la plebe urbaine, et leur adhesion au programme du prince.