- nouna noncommissioned officer who instructs recruits in military marching and discipline• Syn: ↑drill master
* * *drill instructor,an officer, usually noncommissioned, who drills soldiers in marching, handling guns, and other military maneuvers: »
... the determined enthusiasm of a platoon of boots bent on appeasing an exacting drill instructor (Time).
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