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The synonyms of “Admiral” are: full admiral
Admiral as a Noun
Definitions of "Admiral" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “admiral” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- The most senior commander of a fleet or navy.
- A butterfly which has dark wings with bold red or white markings.
- A naval officer of the second most senior rank, above vice admiral and below Admiral of the Fleet or Fleet Admiral.
- The supreme commander of a fleet; ranks above a vice admiral and below a fleet admiral.
- Any of several brightly colored butterflies.
Synonyms of "Admiral" as a noun (1 Word)
|The time when the Moon is fully illuminated.
Associations of "Admiral" (30 Words)
|Military weapons and equipment.
|The army of the United States of America the agency that organizes and trains soldiers for land warfare.
He joined the army at 16.
|Form into a brigade.
They thought the speech too closely brigaded with illegal action.
|A general officer ranking below a major general.
|A rank of officer in the army and in the US air force above a lieutenant colonel and below a brigadier or brigadier general.
|A rank of naval officer above lieutenant commander and below captain.
The commander of a paratroop regiment.
|A swift pirate ship (often operating with official sanction.
|A destructive action.
The depredations of age and disease.
A fleet of ambulances took the injured to hospital.
|A fleet of small craft.
A flotilla of cargo boats.
|A sailing ship in use (especially by Spain) from the 15th to the 18th centuries, originally as a warship, later for trade. Galleons were typically square-rigged and had three or more decks and masts.
A Spanish treasure galleon wrecked off the Florida Keys.
|A large open rowing boat kept on a warship for use by the captain.
|An incident or act of hijacking.
He argues that pressure groups have hijacked the environmental debate.
|The spread of pathogenic microorganisms or malignant cells to new sites in the body.
Random drug testing of employees is an unwarranted invasion of privacy.
|A large luxurious passenger ship of a type formerly used on a regular line.
The batter hit a liner to the shortstop.
|Relating to a navy or navies.
A naval base.
|The ships of a navy.
The dress comes in navy gunmetal grey or black.
|A ship that is manned by pirates.
Nine ships were pirated off the coast of the country between 2006 and May of last year.
|An officer or crew member of a privateer.
It may be instructive to compare the supposedly wasteful public sector with the supposedly lean privateers.
|Take precedence or surpass others in rank.
The strike was supported by the union rank and file.
|Form military personnel into a regiment.
Regiment one s children.
|Hire for work on a ship.
A cargo ship.
|A slow fall or decline (as for lack of strength.
After several hours of sinking an unexpected rally rescued the market.
|Serve as a soldier in the military.
The soldiers stood at attention.
|Control a submarine.
The child was injured when he submarined under the safety belt of the car.
|A hollow container, especially one used to hold liquid, such as a bowl or cask.
Lord use this lowly vessel let me serve You as You will.
|Any of the Scandinavian people who raided the coasts of Europe from the 8th to the 11th centuries.
|Someone engaged in or experienced in warfare.
The warrior heroes of ancient Greece.
|A government ship that is available for waging war.
|Involve someone in a shipwreck.
The plane was reduced to a smouldering wreck.