Definition of 'commando'
Example sentences containing 'commando'
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Special forces commandos melted into the jungle around the planned rendezvous. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The photographic branch deploys snappers with warships and commando units all over the world. The Sun (2013)By the looks of things most go commando just for the thrill of it. The Sun (2014)My whole philosophy with my people is that we see ourselves as a commando unit. Times, Sunday Times (2010)French commando unit charged with rescuing the hostages. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Not until they get rid of the tape and let you go cross-country commando. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Maybe next campaign they'll go commando. The Sun (2009) Going commando does have its advantages, it would appear. The Sun (2011)The Vietnamese gave me terrific confidence to go up against the big battalions as a small commando unit. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A second commando unit stormed the house, killing a gardener and another guard. Times, Sunday Times (2012)When we play a show, it's like a commando raid. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That means 24-hour protection from ten armed commandos with an escort vehicle - all courtesy of the taxpayer. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They were rushed to a waiting transport plane and less than an hour after the raid began the commandos and the rescued passengers took off for Nairobi. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The gear, potentially the future of combat wear, enables soldiers and commandos to charge their kit on the move. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Trends of 'commando'
Used Occasionally. commando is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'commando'
British English: commando NOUN
A commando is a group of soldiers who have been specially trained to carry out surprise attacks.
...a small commando of marines.
Definition of commando from the Collins English Dictionary
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