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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer.

Usage examples (32)
  • In 1963, he was appointed aide-de-camp to the Queen, taking up his new post on 20th May, 1963.
  • He acted for a considerable time as aide-de-camp to Lord
  • Smiling inwardly, the shrewd aide-de-camp galloped away.
  • My brother, John Sherman, was a volunteer aide-de-camp to General for more
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