And he wasn't forgetting Keesey, the rookie who'd replaced him.
"Rookie" is the term by which a new recruit is designated in Army slang.
Is it allowable, Sergeant, for a rookie to ask what this is all about?
Yet I am convinced that what will best control the Plattsburg rookie is the Plattsburg non-com.
Then he was just a busher, a rookie, a nobody who had his reputation yet to win.
A Reservist is a dug-out, a recruit a rookie, and a veteran an old sweat.
No, admitted the rookie reluctantly, yo nevah tol me nuthin.
You already are onethat is you are a 44 rookie, which is practically the same thing.
"Yes, Rookie darling," she said, in a tone of drowsy happiness.
Rookie was sensitive to see, and she found her hand steady to hold the torch.