colour sergeant

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Related to Colour-sergeant: C/SGT

colour sergeant

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color sergeant

n
(Military) a sergeant who carries the regimental, battalion, or national colours, as in a colour guard
References in classic literature ?
Here the Colour-sergeant entered with some papers; Bobby reflected for a while as Revere looked through the Company forms.
She's Colour-Sergeant of the Nonpareil battalion," said Mr.