Definition of Navy in English :

Define Navy in English

Navy meaning in English

Meaning of Navy in English

Pronunciation of Navy in English

Navy pronunciation in English

Pronounce Navy in English


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1. naval forces, navy

an organization of military vessels belonging to a country and available for sea warfare

2. dark blue, navy, navy blue

a dark shade of blue

3. navy, united states navy, us navy, usn

the navy of the United States of America; the agency that maintains and trains and equips combat-ready naval forces

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


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noun plural -vies
the warships and auxiliary vessels of a nation or ruler
2.  the navy
3. Also: navy blue
dark blue
4. archaic or literary
a fleet of ships
(as modifier)
a navy custom

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nounWord forms: plural ˈnavies
1.  Archaic
a fleet of ships
all the warships of a nation
3.  [often N-]
the entire military sea force of a nation, including vessels, officers, men, stores, yards, etc.
the governmental department in charge of this
navy blue

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n. pl. na·vies
1. All of a nation's warships.
2. often Navy A nation's entire military organization for sea warfare and defense, including vessels, personnel, and shore establishments.
3. A group of ships; a fleet.
4. Navy blue.

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