Example sentences for: admiral

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

  • The next few months were mainly spent organizing the effort and bringing an admiral from the Sixth Fleet back to Washington to manage it.

  • The NYT and WP , following up a story in Wednesday's Washington Times , report that a Pentagon admiral has been accused of improperly steering military contracts to the firm owned by the woman he was committing adultery with.

  • Of interest, too, is Nelson’s Anchorage, where Admiral Nelson’s body is said to have been brought in a barrel of rum after the Battle of Trafalgar on 21 October 1805, and the nearby 100-ton Victorian super-gun, the largest gun of its type in the world.

  • In late 1999 or early 2000, the Joint Staff 's director of operations, Vice Admiral Scott Fry, directed his chief information operations officer, Brigadier General Scott Gration, to develop innovative ways to get better intelligence on Bin Ladin's whereabouts.

  • On 12 April 1782, in the sea channel near Guadeloupe’s little off-shore islands of Les Saintes, a British fleet gained historic revenge against French Admiral de Grasse, of Yorktown fame, in a battle that is still talked about today.


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