Meaning of brevet
Pronunciation: (bru-vet', brev'it), [key]
— n., v., -vet•ted, -vet•ting -vet•ed, -vet•ing.
- a commission promoting a military officer to a higher rank without increase of pay and with limited exercise of the higher rank, often granted as an honor immediately before retirement.
- to appoint, promote, or honor by brevet.
- brevet (Thesaurus)