chevron: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (shev'run), [key]
- a badge consisting of stripes meeting at an angle, worn on the sleeve by noncommissioned officers, police officers, etc., as an indication of rank, service, or the like.
- an ornament in this form, as on a molding.
- Also calledherringbone (def. 2a).
- an ordinary in the form of an inverted
- chevron (Thesaurus)