Chiefly Chieftain

Chiefs

Meanings and phrases

Joint Chiefs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the executive agency that advises the President on military questions; composed of the chiefs of the United States Army and the United States Navy and the United States Air Force and the commandant of the United States Marine Corps; Joint Chiefs of Staff

Joint Chiefs of Staff

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the executive agency that advises the President on military questions; composed of the chiefs of the United States Army and the United States Navy and the United States Air Force and the commandant of the United States Marine Corps; Joint Chiefs

tribal chiefs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Says negotiated with local tribal chiefs to purchase land.
  • The tribal chiefs, with 2,000 warriors each, joined him, swelling his ranks to 18,000.
  • They governed the land through tribal chiefs out of the village site at present day Alvarado Park

local chiefs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Recruitment was done in cities with the assistance of local chiefs.
  • These lands were then redistributed among the Spaniards who participated in the Conquest and to those local chiefs that supported the Spanish.
  • During the pressure from the Ngoni people, the Matengo developed a hierarchy of power amongst their peoples, with a senior chief in charge of three local chiefs.

crew chiefs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Notable crew chiefs for this race were Shorty Johns, Mario Rossi and Jess Potter.
  • Historically, the wing graduated more than 400 F-16 pilots and 470 crew chiefs annually.
  • Notable crew chiefs on attendance for this race were Herman Beam, Bud Allman and Bud Moore.

other chiefs

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • In February 1853, Sandile and the other chiefs surrendered.
  • Some other chiefs were not so quick to seek help from the government.

chiefs of staff

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It is composed of the ministers of the three services, their chiefs of staff, and the EMFA chief.
  • Churchill made himself Ministry of Defence, And repeatedly interfered and reshaped and argued with his chiefs of staff.
  • In April 2011, there was an army mutiny; the president named new chiefs of staff, and a curfew was imposed in Ouagadougou.
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