verb (used with object), bri·gad·ed, bri·gad·ing.
Origin of brigade
Related formsin·ter·bri·gade, adjectivesub·bri·gade, noun
Examples 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.