HyperDic: commander

English > 4 senses of the word commander:
NOUNperson commander, commanding officer, commandantan officer in command of a military unit
person commandersomeone in an official position of authority who can command or control others
person commandera commissioned naval officer who ranks above a lieutenant commander and below a captain
person commander, air force officeran officer in the airforce
commander > pronunciation
Soundskahmae'nder
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English > commander: 4 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningAn officer in command of a military unit.
Synonymscommanding officer, commandant
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
NarrowerSupreme Allied Commander Atlantic, SACLANTcommanding officer of ACLANT
Supreme Allied Commander Europe, SACEURcommanding officer of ACE
commander in chief, commander-in-chief, generalissimoThe officer who holds the supreme command
wing commander(RAF rank) one who is next below a group captain
Broadermilitary officer, officerAny person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command
Spanishcomandante, oficial al mando
Catalancomandant
Nounscommandershipthe position or office of commander
Verbscommandbe in command of
commandexercise authoritative control or power over
English > commander: 4 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone in an official position of authority who can command or control others.
BroaderleaderA person who rules or guides or inspires others
Spanishcomandante
Nounscommandershipthe position or office of commander
Verbscommandbe in command of
commandexercise authoritative control or power over
English > commander: 4 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningA commissioned naval officer who ranks above a lieutenant commander and below a captain.
Categorymilitary, armed forces, armed services, military machine, war machineThe military forces of a nation
Broadercommissioned naval officerA commissioned officer in the navy
Spanishcomandante
Catalancomandant
Nounscommandershipthe position or office of commander
Verbscommandbe in command of
commandexercise authoritative control or power over
English > commander: 4 senses > noun 4, person
MeaningAn officer in the airforce.
Synonymair force officer
Broaderserviceman, military man, man, military personnelsomeone who serves in the armed forces
Spanishcomandante
Catalancomandant
Nounscommandershipthe position or office of commander
Verbscommandbe in command of
commandexercise authoritative control or power over

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