Word of the Day – Dec. 29 – Marshal

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Marshal  (MAR-shul)

Definition:

1. A person who arranges and directs the ceremonial aspects of a gathering.

2. An officer of the highest rank in some military forces.

3. A federal official having duties similar to a sheriff’s.

4. The administrative head of a police or fire department.

Sample sentence: It was a good thing the parade marshal kept everyone in line and ensured that the ceremony proceeded on time.

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