Share this entry
flag captain Line breaks: flag cap|tain

Definition of flag captain in English:


The captain of a flagship.
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.
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources