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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A naval officer above a captain; an admiral.

Usage examples (31)
  • My grandfather was a flag-officer on his ship.
  • Churucca was the youngest flag-officer in the Spanish navy.
  • After all, the modern “gold standard” for flag-officer fidelity was set back in 1992 by Adm.
  • As a junior flag-officer, "he observes," of course, without those about me -- secretaries, interpreters, &c. for more
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