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synonyms for drillmaster

  • authoritarian
  • bully
  • despot
  • enforcer
  • stickler
  • taskmaster
  • tyrant
  • drill sergeant
  • hard master
  • slavedriver
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How to use drillmaster in a sentence

To become an excellent drillmaster means simply that you have mastered a detail.
THE PLATTSBURG MANUALO.O. ELLIS AND E.B. GAREY
As a mathematical instructor I imagine Wrigley was a good drillmaster rather than an inspiring teacher.
RUSTIC SOUNDSFRANCIS DARWIN
They were getting very tired of the drill, and in the humor to nag and balk the drillmaster.
SI KLEGG, BOOK 6 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
Another calls Grant a great drillmaster, exhibiting him as the teacher of his own generals.
THE BATTLE OF PRINCIPLESNEWELL DWIGHT HILLIS
He was the drillmaster of the American Revolution, but he was also its greatest student of the human mind and heart.
THE ARMED FORCES OFFICERU. S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
Sergeant Brimmer was an alert drillmaster, and he permitted no lagging or indifference on the part of the recruits.
UNCLE SAM'S BOYS IN THE RANKSH. IRVING HANCOCK
Shrimp would have made an excellent drillmaster had he possessed the patience and the human decency of Sergeant Brimmer.
UNCLE SAM'S BOYS IN THE RANKSH. IRVING HANCOCK
Clark is not as good a drillmaster as Dillon, not enough vivacity and life.
AN ARTILLERYMAN'S DIARYJENKIN LLOYD JONES
To become a first-class drillmaster is desirable and necessary.
THE PLATTSBURG MANUALO.O. ELLIS AND E.B. GAREY
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WORDS RELATED TO DRILLMASTER

  • authoritarian
  • bully
  • despot
  • drill sergeant
  • drillmaster
  • enforcer
  • hard master
  • slavedriver
  • stickler
  • taskmaster
  • tyrant
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.