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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A general officer ranking below a major general.

Usage examples (36)
  • In WWII he enlisted in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment as a Private and quickly became a brigadier.
  • The second was the brigadier from the garage with a list of the cars assigned to the drivers.
  • The brigadier was a regular soldier and nothing but a soldier from head to foot, in thought, in manner and in his decisive phrases.
  • This 'brigadier's' attire was almost worse than the deacon's. for more
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