Synonyms of commander


1. commanding officer, commandant, commander, military officer, officer

usage: an officer in command of a military unit

2. commander, leader

usage: someone in an official position of authority who can command or control others

3. commander, commissioned naval officer

usage: a commissioned naval officer who ranks above a lieutenant commander and below a captain

4. air force officer, commander, serviceman, military man, man, military personnel

usage: an officer in the airforce

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Definition and meaning of commander (Dictionary)