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As a result, throughout the nation men returned to campuses, and universities and colleges began to grind out ensigns and lieutenants in the thousands.
THIS ISN’T THE FIRST TIME ARMY PLAYED NAVY IN A MOMENT OF CRISISRANDY ROBERTSDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
A golden eagle, the armorial ensign of the Ripperda family, crested the centre arch.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
He took part in a number of campaigns and received his first commission, that of Ensign, in 1890.
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE U. S. S. IMPERATOR, ONE OF THE TWO LARGEST SHIPS IN THE U. S. NAVY.ANONYMOUS
The Hope lay safely moored, with her ensign at the peak, and flying the distinguished flag of the firm.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
The flag of the club is the blue ensign of Her Majesty's fleet, with a gold crown and Maltese cross.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
Our vessels paid him the more modest compliment of one royal salute, and hoisting the French imperial ensign.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
The Captain grinned widely, but replied only by a more vigorous wave of the tattered ensign.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
This man had formerly been my father's ensign, and was taken with Nolan's party at the time the latter was killed.
THE EXPEDITIONS OF ZEBULON MONTGOMERY PIKE, VOLUME II (OF 3)ELLIOTT COUES
Names become commercial property in Paris, and have ended by constituting a sort of ensign of nobility.
UNCONSCIOUS COMEDIANSHONORE DE BALZAC
The ensign had been dipped in salute to the flag, and the salute had been acknowledged by the admiral five minutes before.
A ROVING COMMISSIONG. A. HENTY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
JULY 26, 2021
Choose the synonym for obedient
docile

WORDS RELATED TO ENSIGN

  • banderole
  • banner
  • bannerol
  • color
  • colors
  • emblem
  • ensign
  • figure
  • insignia
  • jack
  • pennant
  • streamer
  • symbol
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