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synonyms for commanding officer

  • commandant
  • commander
  • co
  • general
  • hetman
  • old man
  • sirdar
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How to use commanding officer in a sentence

But the cavalry officer melted imperceptibly out of her existence.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The engineer officer charged with preparing the line of retreat reported that the one bridge across the Elster was not sufficient.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
That woman meant mischief, or she would never have dared to suggest that a British officer should throw in his lot with hers.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
My orders ought to have been taken before a single unwounded Officer or man was ferried back aboard ship.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Her tall figure—she was taller than he by at least three inches—was beautiful in its commanding, yet not vulgar, self-possession.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Malcolm reined up, and soon a British officer appeared round a bend in the road.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Soon afterwards Cox, commanding the 29th Indian Brigade, came on board to make his salaam.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
She did not appear conscious that she had done anything unusual in commanding his presence.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
The manner of his prisoner, sufficiently mollified the officer; and he made a sign to his attendants to withdraw.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
He was the last surviving officer of the Delaware regiment in the revolutionary army.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO COMMANDING OFFICER

  • President
  • boss
  • captain
  • chief
  • chieftain
  • commander
  • commanding officer
  • director
  • dominator
  • executive
  • honcho
  • lead-off person
  • manager
  • officer
  • principal
  • superintendent
  • supervisor
  • top dog
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.