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Definitions for brigadier
ˌbrɪg əˈdɪərbrigadier

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brigadier, brigadier generalnoun

    a general officer ranking below a major general

Wiktionary

  1. brigadiernoun

    An army rank; an officer commanding a brigade.

  2. brigadiernoun

    the highest field officer grade, below general officers, NATO grade O7

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  1. Brigadier

    Brigadier is a senior military rank generally superior to the rank of colonel, and subordinate to major general. A brigadier typically commands a brigade consisting of three battalions. Many countries use the rank brigadier general rather than brigadier, and prior to the 1920s, so did members of the Commonwealth.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. brigadier

    An officer commanding a brigade, and somewhat the same as commodore for a squadron of ships.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Brigadier

    The commanding officer of a brigade.

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Anagrams for brigadier »

  1. airbridge, air bridge

  2. Air bridge

  3. Airbridge

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brigadier in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brigadier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of brigadier in a Sentence

  1. Ali Hussein:

    I told the captain of the yacht, who was a brigadier, to get rid of the military uniforms of the crew, weapons and munitions and pose as civilian ship in case it is caught by the American warships.

  2. Moe Yan Naing:

    Police Brigadier Tin Ko Ko gave the documents to Police Lance Corporal Naing Lin and told him to give them to Wa Lone and said that when Wa Lone comes out of the restaurant, the Htaunt Kyant regional police force has to entrap him and arrest him, police Brigadier General Tin Ko Ko told the police members, 'if you don't get Wa Lone, you will go to jail'.

  3. Moe Yan Naing:

    Police Brigadier General Tin Ko Ko told the police members, 'if you don't get Wa Lone, you will go to jail'.

  4. Ali Daboun:

    Four terrorists attacked the entrance to the command headquarters and our soldiers managed to kill them. Regrettably Brigadier Ali Abboud was martyred in the attacks.

  5. Moe Yan Naing:

    I know that Police Brigadier General Tin Ko Ko instructed Police Lance Corporal Naing Lin to give Wa Lone documents related to our frontline activities in order to have him arrested.

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