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Captain
'kæptən
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A dining-room attendant who is in charge of the waiters and the seating of customers.
  2. The pilot in charge of an airship.
  3. The naval officer in command of a military ship.
  4. A policeman in charge of a precinct.
  5. An officer holding a rank below a major but above a lieutenant.
  6. The leader of a group of people.
  7. An officer who is licensed to command a merchant ship.
(动) As a verb
  1. Be the captain of a sports team.
Hyphenationcap•tain
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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船长chuánzhǎngcaptain (of a boat); skipper
指挥zhǐhuīto conduct; to command; to direct; conductor (of an orchestra)
海军上校hǎijūn shàngxiàocaptain (= UK and US Navy equivalent)
首领shǒulǐnghead; boss; chief
上尉shàngwèicaptain (military rank)
大尉dàwèicaptain (army rank); senior captain
机长jīzhǎngcaptain; chief pilot
队长duìzhǎngcaptain; team leader
艇长tǐngzhǎngcoxswain; captain
舰长jiànzhǎngcommander; captain (of a warship)
领队lǐngduìto lead a group; leader of a group; captain (of sports squad)
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