Example Sentences

a captain of industry

I captain the squad.

Definitions

noun

a dining-room attendant who is in charge of the waiters and the seating of customers

Synonyms: headwaiter

noun

the pilot in charge of an airship

Synonyms: senior pilot

noun

the naval officer in command of a military ship

Synonyms: skipper

noun

a policeman in charge of a precinct

Synonyms: police captain, police chief

noun

an officer holding a rank below a major but above a lieutenant

noun

the leader of a group of people

Synonyms: chieftain

noun

an officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship

Synonyms: master

verb

to be the captain of a sports team

Other words

aerial torpedo, archly, audit programme, bedew, computer technology, desert pea, dry measure, dung, electronic balance, hyperope, magnetomotive force, mien, neuroleptic drug, nun buoy, otterhound, portable computer, sassafras laurel, special interest, transportation system, yellow light