Admiral in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Admiral

A naval officer of the highest rank; the commander of a country's naval forces. | A naval officer of high rank, immediately below Admiral of the Fleet; the commander of a fleet or squadron. | A flag officer in the United States Navy or Coast Guard of a grade superior to vice admiral and junior to admiral of the fleet (when that grade is used). An admiral is equal in grade or rank to a four-star general.

Short Example Sentences for Admiral

  • 1. The admiral was right. 🔊
  • 2. The admiral rang the bell. 🔊
  • 3. The admiral rang a hand bell. 🔊
  • 4. Every family has its one great man; the admiral was ours. 🔊
  • 5. The Admiral spoke bluntly. 🔊
  • 6. The Admiral glowed with pride of her. 🔊
  • 7. The Admiral runs on like a clock. 🔊
  • 8. Dumbly the Admiral gazed down at that drooping head. 🔊
  • 9. You must wait till the Admiral returns. 🔊
  • 10. The Admiral surveyed his grand-niece thoughtfully. 🔊
  • 11. The Admiral talked of coming home in the following spring. 🔊
  • 12. The Admiral had been heard of from Gibraltar. 🔊
  • 13. The Admiral glanced at Hare. 🔊
  • 14. Commsubfleet Jaybird was Admiral Harrinore. 🔊
  • 15. Chairman: Admiral The Hon. 🔊
  • 16. The English fleet was under the command of Admiral Rooks. 🔊
  • 17. Before long Admiral Palmer sails for England. 🔊
  • 18. Yes, sir, Admiral Stetson, sir. 🔊
  • 19. P.S. Is Henry an Admiral yet? 🔊
  • 20. The Admiral will hear of it, and understand that we do not forget him. 🔊
  • 21. The Admiral has a perfect craze for them, and they all adore him. 🔊
  • 22. She finished drearily, and the bluff old Admiral cleared his throat. 🔊
  • 23. The grade of Admiral has been revived by Congress and bestowed upon Dewey. 🔊
  • 24. This fleet, under Admiral Montejo, comprised ten vessels, viz. 🔊

How to use Admiral in Sentences?

  • 1. General Wolfe and the admiral were on deck, and anxiously waiting the arrival of the boat. 🔊
  • 2. The Admiral was fortunately absent on a cruise, or he never would have let her go. 🔊
  • 3. They believed that the submarine could do all that the Grand Admiral said it could do. 🔊
  • 4. The Admiral stood up, too, and paced the rug as in former days he had paced the decks. 🔊
  • 5. His second in command was Admiral Collingwood, who succeeded him after his death. 🔊
  • 6. The rebel Admiral Buchanan was severely wounded, and subsequently lost a leg by amputation. 🔊
  • 7. Now the only fig-trees in Mascaret grew in the garden of the Admiral of Shai-poo! 🔊
  • 8. The admiral took the paper and read it, and handed it, without a word, to General Wolfe. 🔊
  • 9. His best speech, as I recall his efforts, was a speech in defense of Admiral Dupont. 🔊
  • 10. Only twice before has the grade of Admiral been conferred on an officer of the United States Navy. 🔊
  • 11. They asked for Admiral Don Pedro de Almonte and two fathers, but that was not granted to them. 🔊