Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio » Dictionary » N » National Aeronautics And Space Administration ... Native-born


Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does national service mean? 

  The noun NATIONAL SERVICE has 1 sense:

1. (United Kingdom) compulsory service in the military during peacetime

  Familiarity information: NATIONAL SERVICE used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1national service [BACK TO TOP]


(United Kingdom) compulsory service in the military during peacetime

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("national service" is a kind of...):

service (work done by one person or group that benefits another)

Domain category:

armed forces; armed services; military; military machine; war machine (the military forces of a nation)

Domain region:

Britain; GB; Great Britain; U.K.; UK; United Kingdom; United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland)

 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"Cut your coat according to your cloth." (English proverb)

"Do not judge your neighbor until you walk two moons in his moccasins." (Native American proverb, Cheyenne)

"Envy is a weight not placed by its bearer." (Arabic proverb)

"They who are born of chickens scratch the earth." (Corsican proverb)

 NATIONAL SERVICE: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0508 seconds