Usage examples for commander

  1. " I think he is getting off easy," observed Dan, when it became known under what conditions the Mexican commander was leaving. – For the Liberty of Texas by Edward Stratemeyer
  2. The surgeon gave him a bad account of the commander. – The Three Lieutenants by W.H.G. Kingston
  3. " It was saved by his son dying almost directly after he did and Horemheb, the great commander- in- chief, at last got his way. – There was a King in Egypt by Norma Lorimer
  4. Introduced at once, as soon as he had given his name, into the study of the master of the house, his surprise was great when he found himself in presence of the commander, so called, the friend of Madame de Godollo, and the little old man he had seen half an hour earlier with Thuillier. – The Lesser Bourgeoisie by Honore de Balzac
  5. Section 2. 4. Who is Commander- in- Chief of the militia? – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  6. I suppose you will be glad to meet the commander of l'Orient? – The Boy Volunteers with the Submarine Fleet by Kenneth Ward
  7. For this service Lieutenant Jones was sent for by the commander- in- chief, and thanked by him on the quarter- deck of his flag- ship. – Narratives of Shipwrecks of the Royal Navy; between 1793 and 1849 by William O. S. Gilly
  8. I did what any field commander would have done. – General Max Shorter by Kris Ottman Neville
  9. Your boat is the 'Terror' and you her commander, wrote that letter to the government. – The Master of the World by Jules Verne
  10. This, for a political commander, is the choice of a weak post. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume II (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  11. Where's the commander of this ship? – The Coral Island by R.M. Ballantyne
  12. A commander of one of the German corps said: Nature has always helped Russia. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  13. The English people, therefore, saw that peace had been made by the sacrifice of the greatest English commander who, up to that time, had ever taken the field in their service. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  14. It was, beyond speaking, superior to its commander during the fighting days at Chancellorsville. – The Campaign of Chancellorsville by Theodore A. Dodge
  15. His commander had been quite frank. – The Firefly Of France by Marion Polk Angellotti
  16. I know not, Commander. – Caste by W. A. Fraser