reservist


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re·serv·ist

 (rĭ-zûr′vĭst)
n.
A member of a military reserve.

reservist

(rɪˈzɜːvɪst)
n
(Military) someone who serves in the reserve formations of a nation's armed forces

re•serv•ist

(rɪˈzɜr vɪst)

n.
a person who belongs to a reserve military force of a country.
[1875–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reservist - a member of a military reserve
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"
military reserve, reserve - armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency
soldier - an enlisted man or woman who serves in an army; "the soldiers stood at attention"
Wave - a member of the women's reserve of the United States Navy; originally organized during World War II but now no longer a separate branch
weekend warrior - a reservist who fulfills the military obligation on weekends
Translations
záložník

reservist

[rɪˈzɜːvɪst] N (Mil) → reservista mf

reservist

[rɪˈzɜːrvɪst] n (MILITARY)réserviste mf

reservist

n (Mil) → Reservist(in) m(f)

reservist

[rɪˈzɜːvɪst] n (Mil) → riservista m
References in classic literature ?
One of the men there, a reservist he said he was, told my brother he had seen the heliograph flickering in the west.
One person is nursing a bullet injury sustained in a crossfire between suspected Al-Shabaab militants and National Police Reservists (NPR) in Kheira Ali village, Bambo Location in Lafey, Mandera County.Another person, a police reservist, is reported missing after the Tuesday early morning incident.
The commander of the Army's 6th Infantry Division (6ID) has called on Army reservists in Central Mindanao to maintain and sustain the spirit of volunteerism, as the country observes the 40th National Reservist Week that started on July 22.
Manila: The enlistment of celebrities into the Philippines' military reservist force has boosted interest among youth in volunteering for the armed services.
The open day will bring together many of the armed forces reservists who will be on hand to provide information on what it is like to serve as a reservist.
The peer referral program process starts with an actively participating Reservist or Reserve civilian employee sharing his or her experiences with a friend, family member or coworker.
"Reservists have the same skill sets as their regular counterparts and potential employers are quite often not aware that investments are made in each reservist developing transitional skills that can be used in both military and civilian work life.
I, therefore, urge every genuine and peace-loving police reservist to submit themselves to the verification and registration process which will involve, ballistic analysis by the Directorate of Criminal Investigations, biometric registration, labelling of weapons, shooting practice among others.
Anent to this, the following recommendations are submitted:1) Amending the error in RA 7077 Reservist Act where the definition of Reservists and Citizen Soldier are interchangeably used.
Ensign Aileen Jansor, the outgoing spokesperson of the Naval Forces Eastern Mindanao, said they will host another exercise focusing on the Navy reservist that will be held on Nov.
They will also receive a proportionate part of their salary during the training period.In addition, the Defence Ministry has made participation in reservist training more attractive via an amendment to the law on military service, said Danka Capaacutekovaacute, spokesperson for the Defence Ministry.