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Definition of 'ensign'

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Example sentences containing 'ensign'

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A gull skimmed over the ridge of a coming wave, dived into the trough, then arced up high to hover above the ensign. Philip Marsden THE MAIN CAGES (2002)The red ensign snapped out from her staff and the bow wave showed she was steaming at what would have been her top speed back then. Lunnon-Wood, Mike LET NOT THE DEEP (2002)Birdwing, a damaged galleass in tow, dipped its ensign to its nominal Zhir admiral. various (2002)

Synonyms of 'ensign'

flag, standard, colours, banner

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Used Occasionally. ensign is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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Translations for 'ensign'

British English: ensign NOUN
An ensign is a flag flown on a ship to show what country the ship belongs to.
  • American English: ensign
  • Brazilian Portuguese: bandeira
  • Chinese: 旗帜船上的
  • European Spanish: enseña
  • French: pavillon
  • German: Nationalitätsflagge
  • Italian: bandiera
  • Japanese:
  • Korean: >깃발선박의 국적을 나타내는
  • European Portuguese: bandeira
  • Spanish: enseña

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