noncommissioned officer


noncommissioned officer
non′com•mis′sioned of′ficer
[[t]ˈnɒn kəˈmɪʃ ənd, ˌnɒn-[/t]] n.
mil an enlisted person, as a sergeant or corporal, holding a rank below commissioned or warrant officer in the armed forces
Etymology: 1695–1705

From formal English to slang. 2014.