commander-in-chief
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “commander in chief.”
commander-in-chief(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (profession)
a. el comandante en jefe
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la comandante en jefe
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Abraham Lincoln was one U.S. president deeply involved in his role as commander-in-chief.Abraham Lincoln fue un presidente de los Estados Unidos que se involucró profundamente en su función como comandante en jefe.
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commander-in-chief
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (military)
a. el comandante en jefe
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la comandante en jefe
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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commander-in-chief [kəˈmɑːndərɪnˈtʃiːf]
noun
commanders-in-chief (plural) jefeajefa (m) (f) supremoasuprema;a jefa a suprema comandanteacomandanta (m) (f) en jefe;a comandanta
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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