Definition of lieutenant


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • lieutenant is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 10 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • lieutenant is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 14 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of lieutenant

  • an officer in a police force (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. police lieutenant

  • an assistant with power to act when his superior is absent (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. deputy

  • a commissioned military officer (noun)

  • an officer holding a commissioned rank in the United States Navy or the United States Coast Guard; below lieutenant commander and above lieutenant junior grade (noun)

See definition of lieutenant in Merriam Webster