Example sentences for: admiral

How can you use “admiral” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Inside the porch, mint 12th-century mosaics show, to the right, Jesus crowning Sicily’s Norman king, Roger I, and to the left, his admiral, Georges of Antioch, at the feet of the Madonna.

  • His recently hired coordinator, Admiral Steven Abbot, had started work just before the 9/11 attack.

  • Around the same time, he saved the career of Hyman Rickover, the father of the nuclear fleet, when Rickover was passed over for promotion to admiral in part because of anti-Semitism in the Navy.

  • In 1409, under a new directive from Emperor Chu Ti to pursue trade in the South Seas and the Indian Ocean, a Chinese fleet of 50 ships headed by Admiral Cheng Ho called in at Melaka.

  • I'd give Hatch the Admiral Stockdale Prize in the debate--the prize for having no idea why you're there.


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