Associations to the word «Naval»


NAVAL, adjective. (nautical) Of or relating to a navy.
NAVAL ARCHITECT, noun. A person who designs ships or who plans and superintends the construction of ships.
NAVAL ARCHITECTS, noun. Plural of naval architect
NAVAL INFANTRY, noun. (military) An organization of sailors who are trained and equipped to fight as an infantry unit on land.
NAVAL MINE, noun. (military) An explosive device placed in the water and intended to destroy or deter vessels. (See mine.)

Dictionary definition

NAVAL, adjective. Connected with or belonging to or used in a navy; "naval history"; "naval commander"; "naval vessels".

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope