Learn how to say Midshipmen correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word midshipmen:
a probationary rank held by young naval officers under training, or an officer holding such a rank
any of several American toadfishes of the genus Porichthys, having small light-producing organs on the undersurface of their bodies
Example Sentences Including ‘midshipman’
* Brown’s son, Dave, 49. * Postmaster Dennis Christian, 48. * Terry Young, 45, who is descended from HMS Bounty midshipman Edward Young.
NEW ZEALAND HERALD (2004)
As soon as a midshipman had been put ashore with crisp instructions to find the dog and return with him to Malta, the ship proceeded.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2002)
He joined the National Provincial Bank in 1933 and became a midshipman in the Tyne Division of the RNVR in the same year.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2004)
The young midshipman duly took her hand and sat her with him on the white counterpane.
Paula Byrne PERDITA: THE LIFE OF MARY ROBINSON (2004)