Examples of guidon in a Sentence
each army command unit flew a different color guidon, though they were all the same shape
Recent Examples of guidon from the Web
The next night, Ahmed's toes were crushed with a guidon.
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Origin and Etymology of guidon
First Known Use: 1530See Words from the same year
Synonymsbanderole (or banderol), banner, colors, ensign, flag, jack, pendant (also pendent) [chiefly British], pennant, pennon, standard, streamer
Related Wordsbunting, gonfalon; black flag, Jolly Roger, tricolor, union jack, white flag; burgee, semaphore, signaler (or signaller), waft; badge, coat of arms, crest, insignia
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