noun, U.S. Navy and Coast Guard.
a noncommissioned rank above petty officer first class and below senior petty officer.
Abbreviation: CPO, C.P.O., c.p.o.
the senior naval rank for personnel without commissioned or warrant rank CPO
- Chief priest
- Chief rabbi
noun 1. the chief religious minister of a national Jewish community
- Chiefs of asia
“Asiarchs,” the title given to certain wealthy persons annually appointed to preside over the religious festivals and games in the various cities of proconsular Asia (Acts 19:31). Some of these officials appear to have been Paul’s friends.
[cheef-tuh n, -tin] /ˈtʃif tən, -tɪn/ noun 1. the chief of a clan or a tribe. 2. a leader of a group, band, etc.: the robbers’ chieftain. 3. (initial capital letter) Military. Britain’s main battle tank since 1969, fitted with a 120mm gun and two machine guns and weighing 55 tons (50 metric tons). /ˈtʃiːftən; […]