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cadet

History (in England and in France before 1789) a gentleman, usually a younger son, who entered the army to prepare for a commission

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[Sammet 1969, p. 683].
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Kasatsky himself strongly desired it, not from ambition only but chiefly because since his cadet days he had been passionately devoted to Nicholas Pavlovich.
Dare you to wear your brother's coat without the crescent which should stamp you as his cadet.
He was a beardless young fellow, a cadet, evidently, of some great oligarch family.
I had indeed, my dear,' said Mrs Nickleby; 'not including your poor papa, or a young gentleman who used to go, at that time, to the same dancing school, and who WOULD send gold watches and bracelets to our house in gilt-edged paper, (which were always returned,) and who afterwards unfortunately went out to Botany Bay in a cadet ship--a convict ship I mean--and escaped into a bush and killed sheep, (I don't know how they got there,) and was going to be hung, only he accidentally choked himself, and the government pardoned him.
You dragged me home from a public school before I could even join my cadet corps.
A cadet of the house was an officer of the great Duke and distinguished in the famous Saint Bartholomew conspiracy.
I wasn't long in the artillery; I'm a cadet retired," he said, and he began to explain how he had failed in his examination.
As I walked about there I congratulated myself that I had not brought some Lincoln girl who would talk during the waits about the junior dances, or whether the cadets would camp at Plattsmouth.
TOM joined the new order of Cadets of Temperance, being attracted by the showy character of their "regalia.
The new governor appears to have taken no active part in the war that was going on; although, at one period, he talked of marching against the enemy at the head of his company of cadets.
A few were cadets of the old Eurasian houses that have taken strong root in Dhurrumtollah - Pereiras, De Souzas, and D'Silvas.
It is true that there were several lamentable exceptions to this rule in the Alardyce group, which seems to indicate that the cadets of such houses go more rapidly to the bad than the children of ordinary fathers and mothers, as if it were somehow a relief to them.