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captain

  
(   Capt)     
1       n     (Mil)   Hauptmann    m  ,   (Naut, Aviat, Sport)   Kapitän    m        (US, in restaurant)   Oberkellner    m     
yes, captain!      jawohl, Herr Hauptmann/Kapitän!  
captain of industry      Industriekapitän    m     
2       vt     (Sport)   [team]   anführen,   (Naut)   [ship]   befehligen  
he captained the team for years      er war jahrelang Kapitän der Mannschaft  


bell captain         n     (US)   Chef(in)    m(f)   der Hotelpagen  
group captain         n  
  (Aviat)  
Oberst    m     
house captain         n     (Brit, Sch, in boarding school)   Haussprecher(in)    m(f)  , Hausälteste(r)    mf     ,   (in day school)    Gruppensprecher(in)    m(f)  , Gruppenälteste(r)    mf  
team captain         n   Mannschaftskapitän    m  
Translation English - German Collins Dictionary  
yes, captain! exp.
jawohl, Herr Hauptmann/Kapitän!

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Industriekapitän
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der Mannschaftskapitän erhob Einspruch {oder} Beschwerde wegen der Lichtverhältnisse
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zum Hauptmann degradiert
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er stieg zum Präsidenten/Kapitän auf
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'captain' also found in translations in German-English dictionary
n.
captain
exp.
captain
[Mil.]
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to have the rank of captain
im Range eines Hauptmanns stehen
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he is equal in rank to a captain
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"captain": examples and translations in context
Your report was fiction, captain. Ihr Report war eine erfundene Geschichte, Captain.
All those questions should be directed to captain Matthews. Alle diese Fragen, sollten direkt an Captain Matthews gerichtet werden.
The Dutchman sails as its captain commands. Die Dutchman segelt, wie es ihr Kapitän befiehlt.
Jake, you're the captain of the basketball team. Jake, du bist der Kapitän des Basketball-Teams.
The captain screamed like an animal. Der Hauptmann hat geschrien wie 'n Tier.
They are devoted to their captain. Sie steht fest zu ihrem Hauptmann.
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