the Pentagon

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Pentagon

1 : the building in Washington, D.C., that is the headquarters of the U.S. Department of Defense
2 : the leaders of the U.S. military
  • There was disagreement between the President and the Pentagon over the new military budget.

Word by Word Definitions

pentagon play
  1. : a polygon of five angles and five sides

  1. : the U.S. military leadership


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