Translation of "rank" - English-French dictionary


noun /rӕŋk/

(in the army, navy etc) a person’s position of importance

He was promoted to the rank of sergeant/colonel.

a line or row (especially of soldiers or taxis)

rang(ée), file
There’s a taxi rank just outside the station.
The officer ordered the front rank to fire.

a social class

the lower social ranks.
the rank and file

ordinary people.

le peuple

ordinary soldiers, not officers.

les hommes de troupe

(Translation of “rank” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)