Definition of flag captain in English:

flag captain

Line breaks: flag cap|tain


The captain of a flagship.
More example sentences
  • He has been unofficially officially dubbed the flag captain.
  • Early in December 1805, he arrived back in Britain under the command of Captain Edward Rotherham, Collingwood's flag captain at Trafalgar.

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