Definition of cadetship in English:

cadetship

noun

  • See cadet

    • ‘And you progressed from a copy girl to a full-blown cadetship?’
    • ‘Applications submitted for cadetships for this year are up 50% and there has been a similar boost in interest in the naval service recruitment campaign.’
    • ‘The fact that student newspapers cannot possibly compete with the resources of even the smaller independents makes the increasingly rare mentoring schemes, such as cadetships, all the more crucial.’
    • ‘The pair were among 11 young people who were given the opportunity to do cadetships with Northland councils under the regional cadets programme.’
    • ‘He wanted to be an architect and the Public Works Department offered him a cadetship in 1962 but he ended up being talked into trying engineering drafting.’

Pronunciation

cadetship

/kəˈdɛtˌʃɪp/