obsolete form of colonel.
- coronary-care unit,
- coronation chicken,
Examples from the Web for coronel
Nobody could have been surprised that the onetime long shot Coronel was the winner.
“Most Venezuelans are descendants of the Arawaks not the Caribs,” says Coronel.
Do you know, Coronel mio, how many golden crowns Herr Grunitz would give for this flag?Cabbages and Kings|O. Henry
To which he added obscene epithets directed against Brazilians in general and the men of Coronel Nunes in particular.
The coronel's face was thoughtful as he took back the violin.
Beyond the table stood a swivel chair, evidently the usual seat of the coronel.
"Your friend José has left us," the coronel informed them, dryly, interpreting the look.