major

[ mey-jer ]SEE DEFINITION OF major

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MAJOR

We are confident of the success of this major venture in world recovery.

Major Vernier, of Pulaski's legion, and twenty-five men, were killed.

Allen was mounted on the major's charger, and was ordered to swim the river.

Major John Postell had been pitched upon as the first victim.

Hester began to feel she had not been doing the major justice.

"By no means, I give you my word of honor," answered the major, laughing.

"Great attractions, no doubt—to me invisible," blurted the major.

His strength and coolness were a great comfort both to Hester and the major.

"Trust him with nothing, least of all your heart, my dear," said the major earnestly.

The major had taken her part and been of the greatest service to her.

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