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captaining

verb
present participle of captain

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1 to be in charge of
  • if you do well on this, you'll be asked to captain the next mission

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2 to exercise authority or power over
  • captained the project for a few days while the boss was out of town

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3 to serve as leader of
  • you did a good job of captaining the team

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“Captaining.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/captaining. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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