noun (plural Wingcos)British military slang
Short for wing commander.
- ‘There you are Bigglesworth,’ said the Wingco with just a trace of annoyance.
- The Battle of Longewala and our victory would not have been possible but for the leadership of Wingco Bawa.
- And the gentleman holding it is Peter ‘The Wingco’ Henley, now retired after a distinguished career in the RAF and as a test pilot for British Aerospace.
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