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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The Libyan commander is accused of using guns to intentionally sink boats carrying migrants.
The commanders still had their own agenda, and this was low on their priority.
General John Pershing, the American commander in France named Janis an honorary general and gave her a Cadillac with an AEF Headquarters logo.
Oshana did not possess a Firearm Owners Identification card or concealed carry gun permit, the commander added.
The flabbergasted commander falls in line, and the Confederados join her cause.
Schultz most recently served as the operational commander for all Coast Guard missions from the Rocky Mountains to the Arabian Gulf, spanning across five Coast Guard Districts and 40 states.
Marty is the commander of the 713th Combat Operations Squadron at Beale Air Force Base in California.
The commanders have let an unknown number of Ofglens into their cities.
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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
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