Examples of commander in a Sentence
a surrender of the fort by the commander without a single shot having been fired
the intrepid commander of the HMS Surprise
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That was one of the intended subjects of his Monday evening meeting with the defense secretary, the joint chiefs of staff and U.S. combat commanders.
In 2015, he was promoted to Lieutenant and became assistant commander in the 7th district.
Among those overseeing the operation, Ulysses said, was Maher al-Assad, the president’s brother, commander of the powerful Fourth Division of the Republican Guard and a member of the crisis-management committee.
On the eve of the session that began Wednesday afternoon, the country’s army commander raised eyebrows – and was widely celebrated and condemned online – with tweets subtly supporting da Silva’s incarceration.
Naperville 911 dispatched two engine companies, three truck companies, one squad company, two ambulances, two alternate response vehicles, and two incident commanders to the residence in the 900 block of Elm Street.
Police are out to put a stop to the sign vandalization, said patrol commander Lt.
The series features eight astronauts as cohosts, including record-breaking U.S. astronaut Peggy Whitson, former International Space Station commander Chris Hadfield, and Mae Jamison, the first African-American woman in space.
Luke and more than a dozen other school officials, including Superintendent Diane Kornegay, took part in the exercise as part of training by Lake sheriff’s SWAT commander Lt.
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COMMANDER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of commander for English Language Learners
: a person who is in charge of a group of people
: an officer of high rank in the U.S. Navy, the U.S. Coast Guard, or the British Royal Navy
COMMANDER Defined for Kids
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