verb (used with object), bri·gad·ed, bri·gad·ing.
Origin of brigade
OTHER WORDS FROM brigadein·ter·bri·gade, adjective sub·bri·gade, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for brigade
Simultaneously, a brigade of mercenaries and Congolese soldiers would seal off the city and expel the guerrillas.‘Argo’ in the Congo: The Ghosts of the Stanleyville Hostage Crisis |Nina Strochlic |November 23, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
His fixer, who Barfi said was affiliated with the Islamist Tawhid brigade, was set free 15 days later.Obama Administration and Sotloff Family Battle Over Blame for Journalist’s Kidnapping |Josh Rogin |September 22, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Shamsi led the FSA brigade in the Syrian city of Der al Zour, the largest city on the Syria-Iraq border.
The commander of the Army brigade assigned to defend Bayji had retreated to Tikrit.The Paper Tiger of the Tigris: How ISIS Took Tikrit Without a Fight |Andrew Slater |June 29, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
With the Vice Minster of Justice now a hostage, Gen. Pardo's 4th brigade had little choice but to strike.Pablo Escobar’s Private Prison Is Now Run by Monks for Senior Citizens |Jeff Campagna |June 7, 2014 |DAILY BEAST
Boughton's brigade was on the left of the railroad, and Harland's on the right.Military Reminiscences of the Civil War V2 |Jacob Dolson Cox
General Bates' brigade probably arrived upon the field about noon.The Colored Regulars in the United States Army |T. G. Steward
Division had decided otherwise, however, and had ordered up a battalion of the 126th brigade.The Seventh Manchesters |S. J. Wilson
Davies's brigade fought gallantly to resist Hampton's assaults, which began as soon as the firing on Custer in the rear was heard.Civil War Experiences |Henry Coddington Meyer
Soon after eight o'clock our column was set in motion, the Third brigade in advance.The Twenty-fifth Regiment Connecticut Volunteers in the War of the Rebellion |George P. Bissell