Definition of 'general staff'
Example sentences containing 'general staff'
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Within our reach there are objectives for the retention of which the French general staff would be compelled to throw in every man they have.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The general staff at CCHQ are sending out instructions to divisions on the ground which may or may not exist.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The crossed sword and baton on his cap badge tells you he is a general staff officer, as do the two lines of oak leaf braiding.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The general staff was blamed for the war's scale and losses, not congratulated for its role in delivering victory.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Definition of general staff from the Collins English Dictionary