dreadnought dreadnought  /d ˈrɛd ˌnɔt/

Definition(s):

  • (n) battleship that has big guns all of the same caliber

Usage(s):

  1. A super-dreadnought, a light cruiser and an aircraft carrier were despatched from Malta to Palestine.
  2. The guns of the dreadnought Duilio were booming and belching smoke, fire and steel.

News

  • Legendary P-51 Mustang, 'Strega' To Compete At 50th National Championship Air Ra

    Precious Metal, Dreadnought, And Argonaut Also Announced As Competitors In This Year’s Event On the heels of last week’s initial competitor announcement, the Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) announced this week that legendary Unlimited & Warbird Class (UWRC) racers “Strega,” “Precious Metal,” “Argonaut,” and “Dreadnought,” are the latest entrants into the historic event’s most recognizable ...
    on July 11, 2013     Source: The Aero-News Network

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Quotes

  • "The Russians see this process moving forward like a dreadnought," said Theodore Postol, a former Pentagon adviser and missile-defense expert, who now is a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
    on Jun 29, 2007 By: Theodore Postol Source: Bloomberg

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