Definition of 'subaltern'
Example sentences containing 'subaltern'
The Colonel smiled tightly and didn't exert himself to reply; a subaltern approached and made new marks on the map.COUP D'ETAT (2001)
Alan's regiment was an expensive one for a subaltern of those days, although military life in India was financially easier than elsewhere.DARE CALL IT TREASON (2001) DISPLACED PERSON (2001)
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