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  Words related to captain

Related / Similar Words: headwaiter, maitre d'hotel, maitre d', senior pilot, skipper, police captain, police chief, chieftain, master, sea captain

 

Definition:
  • a diningroom attendant who is in charge of the waiters and the seating of customers;
  • the pilot ins charge of an airship;
  • the naval officer in command of a military ship;
  • a policeman in charge of a precinct;
  • an officer holding a rank below a major but above a lieutenant;
  • the leader of a group of people; "a captain of industry";
  • an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship;
  • be the captain of a sports team;

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    Hyponyms: group captain, flag captain, Chief Constable, Beria, Lavrenti Pavlovich Beria, Kidd, William Kidd, Captain Kidd

     

    Derivational Morphology: skipper, chieftain

     

     
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