aides-de-camp aides-de-camp

Definition(s):

  • (n) an officer who acts as military assistant to a more senior officer

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. With a pair of aides-de-camp, King Carol descended upon the police stations of Bucharest.
  2. But William Bramwell Booth's aides-de-camp would have done with the Booth dynasty.
  3. For half an hour, while friends stood on chairs to watch the ceremony, they presented cards to aides-de-camp, who announced them in precise British accents.

News

  1. Flying on a cloud of opulence, ‘The Donald’ comes to town today

    It doesn’t quite rank on the grandiosity scale with Air Force One. And it won’t be crawling with Secret Service agents, though all sorts of aides-de-camp to the celebrity onboard are sure to emerge.
    on January 31, 2014     Source: The Buffalo News

  2. Flying on a cloud of opulence with politics in the wind, ‘The Donald’ comes to town today

    It doesn’t quite rank on the grandiosity scale with Air Force One. And it won’t be crawling with Secret Service agents, though all sorts of aides-de-camp to the celebrity onboard are sure to emerge.
    on January 31, 2014     Source: The Buffalo News

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