noun Military Archaic.
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Example sentences from the Web for chamade
A white flag waved on the rampart, and the drums of the garrison beat the chamade.
Upon which Harsch, next morning, has to beat the chamade, and surrender Prisoner of War.History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, Vol. XV. (of XXI.)|Thomas Carlyle
He asked me, "Don't you know the rules of war, then; that you fire after chamade is beaten?"
I answered in my heat, "I knew of no chamade; what poltroonery or what treachery had been going on, I knew not!"
He had gone through all his money, and had now only the farm of La Chamade left.A Zola Dictionary|J. G. Patterson