major-general major-general

Definition(s):

  • (n) a general officer ranking above a brigadier general and below a lieutenant general

News

  1. The Public Theater Gala: The Pirates of Penzance

    Kevin Kline will reprise his Tony Award-winning role of The Pirate King with Glenn Close as Ruth, Eric Idle as the Sergeant, and Martin Short as Major-General Stanley in a one-night-only concert performance of 'The Pirates of Penzance' for The Public's annual gala.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: New York Times

  2. UN: Syria refugees could reach 3.5M this year

    The Joint Special Envoy for Syria, Kofi Annan, waits for the arrival of Major-General Robert Mood from Norway , unseen, prior to a meeting at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva,
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Idaho Press-Tribune

  3. UN seeks over $5B for Syria in biggest ever appeal

    The Joint Special Envoy for Syria, Kofi Annan, waits for the arrival of Major-General Robert Mood from Norway , unseen, prior to a meeting at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva,
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Idaho Press-Tribune

Word of the Day
ambivalent ambivalent
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