Try Our Apps


What is the origin of "December"?

judge advocate general

noun, plural judge advocates general, judge advocate generals. Military.
the chief legal officer of an army, navy, or air force.
Origin of judge advocate general
1860-65 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for judge-advocate-general
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for judge-advocate-general

judge advocate general

noun (pl) judge advocates general, judge advocate generals
the civil adviser to the Crown on matters relating to courts martial and on military law generally
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for judge

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for judge-advocate-general